subfamily Micrairoideae

Family number: 2852    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
Alternate name: Gramineae
Number of accepted genera: 933
Type genus: Micraira F. Muell.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera


  1. Sánchez-Ken, J. G. et al. 2007. Reinstatement and emendation of subfamily Micrairoideae (Poaceae). Syst. Bot. 32:71-80. URL:

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 12 July 2020.