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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis affinis Schult., Mant. 2: 195 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus pungens (Schreb.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 68 (1829).
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:

Sporobolus muhlenbergii Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 68 (1829).

Vilfa muhlenbergii Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2: 767 (1841).

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