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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa tenella Nutt., Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 67 (1818), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis pectinacea (Michx.) Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 406 (1841).
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 brizoides Schult., Mant. 2: 319 (1824).

Eragrostis nuttalliana Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 564 (1840), nom. superfl.

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