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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Chaetochloa viridis var. maior (Gaudin) Farw., Pap. Michigan Acad. Sci. 1: 86 (1923).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria viridis (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 51 (1812).
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 viride var. maius Gaudin, Agrost. Helv. 1: 18 (1811).

Setaria viridis var. maior (Gaudin) Peterm., Fl. Lips. Excurs.: 77 (1838), nom. illeg.

Setaria italica var. maior (Gaudin) Ohwi, Acta Phytoecol. Geobot. Sin. 11: 51 (1952).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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