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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa poidium Döll in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(3): 119 (1878).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chascolytrum brasiliense (Nees) Essi, Longhi-Wagner & Souza-Chies, Novon 21: 328 (2011).
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:

* Poidium brasiliense Nees in J.Lindley, Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 450 (1836).

Briza brasiliensis (Nees) Ekman, Ark. Bot. 13(10): 57 (1913).

Chascolytrum brasiliense (Nees) Essi, Longhi-Wagner & Souza-Chies, Novon 21: 328 (2011).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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