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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis cryptandra Torr., Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 1: 151 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus cryptandrus (Torr.) A.Gray, Manual: 576 (1848).
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 cryptandra (Torr.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 5(2): 69 (1840).

Sporobolus cryptandrus (Torr.) A.Gray, Manual: 576 (1848).

Sporobolus cryptandrus var. typicus E.K.Jones & Fassett, Rhodora 52: 125 (1950), not validly publ.

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