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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aegopogon geminiflorus Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 133 (1816).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Muhlenbergia cenchroides (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) P.M.Peterson, Caldasia 31: 280 (2009).
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:

Aegopogon cenchroides var. geminiflorus (Kunth) Griseb., Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 24: 301 (1879).

Muhlenbergia geminiflora (Kunth) P.M.Peterson, Amer. J. Bot. 97: 1543 (2010).

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