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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa reptans Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 69 (1803).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis reptans (Michx.) Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 514 (1829).
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:

Megastachya reptans (Michx.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 74 (1812).

Eragrostis reptans (Michx.) Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 514 (1829).

Eragrostis weigeltiana Bush, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 13: 180 (1903), nom. superfl.

Neeragrostis weigeltiana Bush, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 13: 178 (1903), nom. superfl.

Neeragrostis reptans (Michx.) Nicora, Revista Argent. Agron. 29: 5 (1963).

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