Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Poa pratensis
Poaceae Barnhart
Poa pratensis L. , nom. cons., scientific
Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1: 67 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Habitat in Europae pratis fertilissimis."
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1888), Key to the System of Victorian Plants 1: 536 [secondary reference]
Turner, F. (1890), A Census of the Grasses of New South Wales, together with a popular description of each species: 54 [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky blue grass [n/a] common name: English meadow grass [n/a]
Rodway, L. (1903), The Tasmanian Flora: 271 BHL [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. (1911), Additions to the Flora of South Australia. Transactions, proceedings and report, Royal Society of South Australia 35: 3 [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. (1922), Cyatheaceae - Orchidaceae. Flora of South Australia 1: 80 [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. (1943), Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 1: 123 [secondary reference]
common name: Meadow Poa [n/a] common name: Kentucky Blue Grass [n/a]
Gardner, C.A. (1952), Gramineae. Flora of Western Australia 1(1): 107 [secondary reference]
common name: Meadow Poa [n/a] common name: Kentucky Bluegrass [n/a]
Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D. & Carolin, R.C. (1962), Handbook of the Vascular Plants of the Sydney District and Blue Mountains: 545 [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky Blue Grass [n/a]
Burbidge, N.T. & Gray, M. (1970), Flora of the Australian Capital Territory: 29 [secondary reference]
common name: Meadow Grass [n/a] common name: Kentucky Blue-grass [n/a]
Willis, J.H. (1970), A Handbook to Plants in Victoria Edn. 2, 1: 97 [secondary reference]
vernacular name: Kentucky Blue-grass [n/a] vernacular name: English Meadow-grass [n/a]
Vickery, J.W. (7 December 1970), A taxonomic study of the genus Poa L. in Australia. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium 4(4): 183-185 [secondary reference]
Cunningham, G.M., Mulham, W.E., Milthorpe, P.L. & Leigh, J.H. (1981), Plants of Western New South Wales: 134, 135, Fig. 31 [secondary reference]
common name: Meadow Grass [n/a] common name: Meadow Poa [n/a] common name: Smooth-stalked Meadow Grass [n/a] common name: Kentucky Bluegrass [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 51 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Poa angustifolia L. legitimate
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 36 [secondary reference]
Bennett, E.M. in Marchant, N.G., Wheeler, J.R., Rye, B.L., Bennett, E.M., Lander, N.S. & Macfarlane, T.D. (1987), Poaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 2: 983 [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky Bluegrass [n/a]
Ross, E.M. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989), Poaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 3: 108-109 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Poa angustifolia L. legitimate common name: Kentucky Bluegrass [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Hastings, S.M. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Poa. Flora of New South Wales 4: 624-625 [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky Bluegrass [n/a]
Green, P.S. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (1994), Norfolk Island & Lord Howe Island. Flora of Australia 49: 454 [secondary reference]
Morris, D.I. in Curtis, W.M. & Morris, D.I. (1994), Poaceae. The Student's Flora of Tasmania 4B: 214 [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky Blue Grass [n/a]
Walsh, N.G. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1994), Poaceae. Flora of Victoria Edn. 1, 2: 421, FIg. 83i-l [secondary reference]
common name: Smooth Meadow-grass [n/a] common name: Kentucky Blue-grass [n/a]
Soreng, R.J. & Barrie, F.R. (February 1999), (1391) Proposal to conserve the name Poa pratensis (Gramineae) with a conserved type. Taxon 48: 157 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "(1391) Poa pratensis L., Sp. Pl.: 67. 1 May 1753 [Gram.], nom. cons. prop."
  • Text: "'Rossia, Prov. Sanct-Petersburg, 5 km australi-occidentem versus a st. viae ferr. Mga, pratulum ad ripam dextram fl. Mga,' 26 Jun 1997, Tzvelev N-257 (BM; isotypes: B, C, CAN, CONC, H, K, KW, L, LE, LIV, MA, MO, MW, NSW, P, PE, PR, S, SI, TNS, US, W), typ. cons. prop."
Brummitt, R.K. (November 2000), Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 50. Taxon 49: 802 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "(1391). To conserve Poa pratensis L. with new type (Gramineae)... Votes: 15 : 0 (recommended)."
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Flora of the South West 1: 431 [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky Bluegrass [n/a]
McNeill, J., Barrie, F.R., Burdet, H.M., Demoulin, V., Hawksworth, D.L., Marhold, K., Nicolson, D.H., Prado, J., Silva, P.C., Skog, J.E., Wiersema, J.H., Turland, N.J. (ed.) (2006), International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (Vienna Code). Regnum Vegetabile 146: 459 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "Rossia, Prov. Sanct-Petersburg, 5 km australi-occidentem versus a st. viae ferr. Mga, pratulum ad ripam dextram fl. Mga, 26 Jun 1997, Tzvelev N-257 (BM) (typ. cons.)."
Barrie, F.R. (August 2006), Report of the General Committee: 9. Taxon 55(3): 797 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "The General Committee agreed (21:0:4) with all of the recommendations in the Report. The following proposals were recommended and are approved: ... (1391) Poa pratensis..."
CHAH (2008), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Poa angustifolia L. legitimate
  • APC Dist.: WA (naturalised), NT (naturalised), SA (naturalised), NSW (naturalised), LHI (naturalised), NI (naturalised), ACT (naturalised), Vic (naturalised), Tas (naturalised)
Walsh, N.G., Weiller, C.M. & Thompson, I.R. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2009), Poa. Flora of Australia 44A: 311-312, Figs 41I-L, 42A [secondary reference]
common name: Kentucky Blue Grass [n/a]
Wiersema, J.H., McNeill, J., Turland, N.J., Barrie, F.R., Buck, W.R., Demoulin, V., Greuter, W., Hawksworth, D.L., Herendeen, P.S., Knapp, S., Marhold, K., Prado, J., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Smith, G.F. (ed.) (2015), International Code of Nomenclature for Algae, Fungi, and Plants (Melbourne Code): Appendices II-VII. Regnum Vegetabile 157: 405 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "Rossia, Prov. Sanct-Petersburg, 5 km australi-occidentem versus a st. viae ferr. Mga, pratulum ad ripam dextram fl. Mga, 26 Jun 1997, Tzvelev 257 (BM) (typ. cons.)."