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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis brachystachys (C.Presl) Schult. & Schult.f., Mant. 3: 569 (1827).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus alopecuroides (Piller & Mitterp.) P.M.Peterson, Taxon 63: 1234 (2014).
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:

* Vilfa brachystachys C.Presl, Fl. Sicul.: xliv (1826).

Heleochloa brachystachys (C.Presl) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 35 (1890).

Crypsis alopecuroides subsp. brachystachys (C.Presl) Trab. in J.A.Battandier & L.C.Trabut, Fl. Algérie, Monocot.: 167 (1895).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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