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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa tenella L., Sp. Pl.: 69 (1753).

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 tenella (L.) P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 576 (1817).

Megastachya tenella (L.) Bojer, Hortus Maurit.: 369 (1837).

Eragrostis amabilis var. tenella (L.) 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