subfamily Pooideae

tribe Poeae

Family number: 1308    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
Alternate name: Gramineae
Number of accepted genera: 2
Type genus: Poa L.
Comments: monocot

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References for tribe:

  • Quintanar, A. et al. 2007. Phylogeny of the tribe Aveneae (Pooideae, Poaceae) inferred from plastid trnT-F and nuclear ITS sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 94:1554-1569.
  • Soreng, R. J. et al. 2007. A phylogenetic analysis of Poaceae tribe Poeae sensu lato based on morphological characters and sequence data from three plastid-encoded genes: evidence for reticulation, and a new classification for the tribe. Kew Bull. 62:425-454.


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 26 June 2019.