Eragrostis imberbis (Franch.) Prob.

First published in Sosud. Rast. Sovet. Dal'nego Vostoka 1: 353 (1985)
This name is a synonym of Eragrostis pilosa

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Caminho, J., Mutemba, L., Matusse, E., Osborne, J., Wursten, B., Burrows, J., Cianciullo, S., Malatesta, L. & Attorre, F. (2022). An updated checklist of Mozambique’s vascular plants. PhytoKeys 189: 61-80. [Cited as Eragrostis pilosa.]
  • Chang, C.-S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2021). Checklist of Far East Asian Vascular Flora 1: 1-626. EABCN, Seoul. [Cited as Eragrostis pilosa.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Eragrostis pilosa.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Seregin, A.P. (2012). Taxonomic circumscription and distribution of a glandular Eurasian entry from the Eragrostis pilosa complex. Phytotaxa 52: 8-20. [Cited as Eragrostis imberbis.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at and
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