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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa viscosa Retz., Observ. Bot. 4: 20 (1786).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis viscosa (Retz.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 397 (1830).
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 viscosa (Retz.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 397 (1830).

Eragrostis tenella subvar. aperta Stapf ex Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 315 (1896).

Eragrostis tenella var. viscosa (Retz.) Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 315 (1896).

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