Cynosurus

R. D. Meikle, Flora of Cyprus 2. 1985
but modified and names used differing
1Glumes and lemmas of the sterile spikelets produced into awns which are purple at the base and pale above, awns 12-20 mm long; anthers 0.4-0.6 mm long
1'Glumes and lemmas of the sterile spikelets produced into pale awns, awns up to 15 mm long; anthers 1-4 mm long
2Peduncle of the inflorescence erect; glumes of the fertile spikelets as wide as the lemmas; lemmas 5-7 mm long; anthers 3-4 mm long
2'Peduncle curved immediately below the inflorescence; glumes of the fertile spikelets much narrower than the lemmas; lemmas 2.75-3 mm long; anthers 1-2 mm long