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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Chaetochloa scheelei (Steud.) Hitchc., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 22: 207 (1922).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria scheelei (Steud.) Hitchc., Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 41: 163 (1928).
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 scheelei Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 51 (1853).

Chaetochloa polystachya Scribn. & Merr., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 21: 37 (1900), nom. superfl.

Setaria scheelei (Steud.) Hitchc., Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 41: 163 (1928).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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