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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachiaria vittata Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 525 (1919).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Urochloa oligobrachiata (Pilg.) Kartesz, Synth. N. Amer. Fl., nomencl. innov. 1(Nomencl. Innov.): 40 (1999).
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:

Urochloa vittata (Stapf) Morrone & Zuloaga, Darwiniana 31: 103 (1992).

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