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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachiaria leersioides (Hochst.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 551 (1919).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Urochloa leersioides (Hochst.) A.M.Torres & C.M.Morton, Molec. Phylogen. Evol. 37: 42 (2005).
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:

* Panicum leersioides Hochst., Flora 38: 196 (1855).

Urochloa leersioides (Hochst.) A.M.Torres & C.M.Morton, Molec. Phylogen. Evol. 37: 42 (2005).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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