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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira lagopoides (L.) Scop., Intr. Hist. Nat.: 74 (1777).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aeluropus lagopoides (L.) Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 374 (1864).
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:

* Dactylis lagopoides L., Mant. Pl. 1: 33 (1767).

Dactylis brevifolia J.Koenig ex Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 1: 410 (1797), nom. superfl.

Sesleria brevifolia Panz., Ideen Rev. Gräser: 19 (1813), nom. superfl.

Koeleria brevifolia Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 21 (1815), nom. superfl.

Sesleria lagopoides (L.) Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 22 (1815).

Aeluropus laevis Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 143 (1820), nom. superfl.

Koeleria lagopoides (L.) Panz. ex Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 332 (1824).

Poa brevifolia Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 111 (1829), nom. superfl.

Poa lagopoides (L.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 111 (1829).

Aeluropus pubescens Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 30 (1840), nom. superfl.

Aeluropus lagopoides (L.) Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 374 (1864).

Eragrostis brevifolia Benth., Hooker's Icon. Pl. 14: t. 1368 (1881), nom. superfl.

Coelachyrum indicum Hack. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 2(2): 61 (1887), nom. superfl.

Aeluropus brevifolius Nees ex Asch. & Schweinf., Mém. Inst. Égypt. 2: 173 (1889), nom. superfl.

Aeluropus villosus Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 334 (1896), nom. superfl.

Eleusine brevifolia R.Br. ex Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 294 (1896), nom. illeg.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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