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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Arundinaria gigantea subsp. macrosperma (Michx.) McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 28 (1973).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Arundinaria gigantea (Walter) Muhl., Cat. Pl. Amer. Sept.: 14 (1813).
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:

* Arundinaria macrosperma Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 74 (1803).

Miegia macrosperma (Michx.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 102 (1805).

Ludolfia macrosperma (Michx.) Willd., Mag. Neuesten Entdeck. Gesammten Naturk. Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin 2: 320 (1808).

Nastus macrospermus (Michx.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 442 (1825).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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