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H Eragrostis papposa (Desf. ex Roem. & Schult.) Steud. 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 412951) with original publication details: Nomencl. Bot. ed. 2, 1: 564 1840.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Eragrostis atrovirens Lange [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis aulacosperma (Fresen.) Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis aulacosperma var. perennis Schweinf. Synonym L WCSP
Eragrostis rigidifolia Hochst. ex Schweinf. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis speirostachya Coss. & Durieu ex Lange [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis sporostachya (Coss. & Durieu) Lange Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis verticillata Coss. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis vulgaris var. sporostachya Coss. & Durieu Synonym L WCSP
Megastachya papposa Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Poa aulacosperma Fresen. Synonym H WCSP
Poa nigra Clem. ex Willk. & Lange [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Poa papposa Dufour ex Roem. & Schult. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-412951.

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