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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Dichanthelium acuminatum subsp. longiligulatum (Nash) Freckmann & Lelong, Sida 20: 168 (2002).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Dichanthelium longiligulatum (Nash) Freckmann, Phytologia 48: 102 (1981).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

* Panicum longiligulatum Nash, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 26: 574 (1899).

Dichanthelium acuminatum var. longiligulatum (Nash) Gould & C.A.Clark, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65: 1127 (1978 publ. 1979).

Dichanthelium longiligulatum (Nash) Freckmann, Phytologia 48: 102 (1981).

Panicum acuminatum var. longiligulatum (Nash) Lelong, Brittonia 36: 270 (1984).

Panicum spretum var. longiligulatum (Nash) D.B.Ward, Phytologia 94: 472 (2012).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova