Poa spectabilis Pursh

, Fl. Amer. Sept. (Pursh) 1: 81 (1813).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Flora Americae Septentrionalis; or, a Systematic Arrangement and Description of the Plants of North America
1: 81
Date of Publication
Dec 1813
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Distribution Of Types
New York to Carolina, United States of America (Northern America)


sp. nov. for P. amabilis Walter (1788, non L. 1753) and nom. superfl. for P. refracta Muhl. (Sep-Oct 1813)


Nomenclatural link
Eragrostis pectinacea var. spectabilis (Pursh) A.Gray, Manual (Gray), ed. 2. 565 (1856).
Nomenclatural link
Poa hirsuta var. spectabilis (Pursh) Torr., Fl. N. Middle United States 1: 114 (1824).
Nomenclatural link
Eragrostis spectabilis (Pursh) Steud., Nomencl. Bot. [Steudel], ed. 2. 1: 564 (1840).
Same citation as
Poa spectabilis Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. (Pursh) 1: 81 (1813).