Genus: Eragrostis Wolf

Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Eragrostideae
Subtribe: Eragrostidinae
Common names: love grass
Genus number: 4330
Last updated: 09-Mar-1999
Accession Count: 1734 (1327 active, 1278 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Ingram, A. L. & J. J. Doyle. 2004. Is Eragrostis monophyletic? Insights from nuclear and plastid sequence data. Syst. Bot. 29:545-552. Note: not monophyletic, as previously circumscribed

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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 14 July 2020.