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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira indica L., Sp. Pl.: 1231 (1753).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sacciolepis indica (L.) Chase, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 21: 8 (1908).
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:

* Aira spicata L., Sp. Pl.: 63 (1753), nom. illeg.

Panicum indicum (L.) L., Mant. Pl. 2: 184 (1771), nom. illeg.

Hymenachne indica (L.) Buse in F.A.W.Miquel, Pl. Jungh., prepr.: 37 (1854).

Sacciolepis indica (L.) Chase, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 21: 8 (1908).

Sacciolepis spicata Honda ex Masamune, Prelim. Rep. Veg. Yakus.: 46 (1929), nom. superfl.

Panicum spicatum Farw., Rhodora 32: 262 (1930), nom. illeg.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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