Eragrostis lugens

Eragrostis lugens Nees. Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2(1): 505–506 (1829).

Classification. (GPWG 2001) : Subfamily Chloridoideae. Cynodonteae.

Type of Basionym or
Protologue Information
: LT: F. Sellow s.n.; no date; Uruguay: Montevideo
(US-732957; ILT: B, BM (possible), BAA-2932) LT designated by Witherspoon, Ph.
D. thesis (1975) [not effectively published]; sheet label cites location as
Brazil: LT published by Davidse, Fl. Mesoamericana 6: 271 (1994), accepted by
Boechat & Longi Wagner, Iheringia 55: 125 (2001).


Specimen from Harry Rose, Uralla, NSW                          Photos BKS

AVH 18/07/12

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith