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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis orientalis Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 393 (1829), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus indicus (L.) R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 170 (1810).
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:

* Agrostis tenacissima L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 107 (1782).

Sporobolus tenacissimus (L.f.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 26 (1812).

Vilfa tenacissima (L.f.) Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 138 (1816).

Sporobolus orientalis Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 211 (1833), nom. superfl.

Vilfa orientalis Nees ex Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 5(2): 65 (1840), nom. superfl.

Sporobolus indicus tenacissimus (L.f.) Peter, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 40(1): 291 (1931).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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