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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa plumosa Retz., Observ. Bot. 4: 20 (1786).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis tenella (L.) P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 576 (1817).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

Eragrostis plumosa (Retz.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 192 (1827).

Eragrostis tenella var. plumosa (Retz.) Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 315 (1896).

Eragrostis amabilis var. plumosa (Retz.) E.G.Camus & A.Camus in H.Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 7: 557 (1922).

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova