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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis owarensis Schult., Mant. 2: 199 (1824), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus pyramidalis P.Beauv., Fl. Oware 2: 36 (1816).
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 pyramidalis P.Beauv., Fl. Oware 2: 36 (1816).

Vilfa pyramidalis (P.Beauv.) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2: 768 (1841).

Sporobolus indicus pyramidalis (P.Beauv.) Peter, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 40(1): 291 (1931).

Sporobolus indicus var. pyramidalis (P.Beauv.) Veldkamp, Blumea 35: 439 (1991).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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