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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa polynoda Parn., Grass. Scotland: 84 (1842).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa compressa L., Sp. Pl.: 69 (1753).
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:

Poa compressa var. polynoda (Parn.) Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 126 (1873).

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