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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Chrysopogon echinulatus (Nees) W.Watson in E.T.Atkinson, Gaz. N. W. Ind. 10: 392 (1882).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chrysopogon gryllus (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 188 (1820).
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:

* Rhaphis echinulata Nees in J.F.Royle, Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.: 417 (1840), nom. nud.

Andropogon gryllus subsp. echinulatus (Nees) Hack. in Candolle & Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 532 (1889).

Chrysopogon gryllus subsp. echinulatus (Nees) Cope, Kew Bull. 35: 701 (1980).

Chrysopogon aciculatus var. echinulatus (Nees) S.K.Jain, Phytotaxonomy 3: 136 (2003), basionym not validly publ.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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