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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira bengalensis (Retz.) J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 174 (1791).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Arundo donax L., Sp. Pl.: 81 (1753).
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:

* Arundo bengalensis Retz., Observ. Bot. 5: 20 (1789).

Donax bengalensis (Retz.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 78 (1812).

Amphidonax bengalensis (Retz.) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 197 (1854).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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