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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachiaria reptans (L.) C.A.Gardner & C.E.Hubb., Hooker's Icon. Pl. 34: t. 3363 (1938).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Urochloa reptans (L.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 601 (1920).
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 reptans L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 870 (1759).

Urochloa reptans (L.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 601 (1920).

Echinochloa reptans (L.) Roberty, Fl. Ouest-Afr.: 398 (1954).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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