⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-437052, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Eragrostis purpurascens (Spreng.) Roem. & Schult..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 437052) with original publication details: Novi Provent. 33 1819.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:322589-2.