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H Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R.Br. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Eragrostis (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 412385) with original publication details: Narr. Exped. Zaire 478 1818.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cynodon ciliaris (L.) Raspail Synonym M TRO
Eragrostis arabica Jaub. & Spach Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis boryana (Willd.) Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis ciliaris subsp. brachystachya (Boiss.) H.Scholz Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis ciliaris var. brachystachya Boiss. Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis ciliaris var. ciliaris Synonym L TRO
Eragrostis ciliaris var. clarkei Stapf ex Hook.f. Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis ciliaris var. compta (Link) Schrad. Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis ciliaris var. latifolia Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis ciliaris var. laxa Kunth Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis compta Link Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis lobata Trin. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis pulchella Parl. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis villosa Trin. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Erosion ciliare (L.) Lunell Synonym H WCSP
Macroblepharus contractus Phil. Synonym H WCSP
Megastachya boryana (Willd.) Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Megastachya ciliaris (L.) P.Beauv. Synonym H WCSP
Poa boryana Willd. Synonym H WCSP
Poa ciliaris L. Synonym H WCSP
Poa compta (Link) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Poa elegans Poir. Synonym H WCSP
Poa elliptica Willd. ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Poa lobata (Trin.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-412385.

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