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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa spinosa (L.f.) Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 22 (1794).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cladoraphis spinosa (L.f.) S.M.Phillips, Kew Bull. 37: 159 (1982).
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:

* Festuca spinosa L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 111 (1782).

Eragrostis thunbergii Franch., Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Paris 2: 1055 (1892), nom. superfl.

Cladoraphis spinosa (L.f.) S.M.Phillips, Kew Bull. 37: 159 (1982).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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