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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Coix lacryma-jobi subsp. ma-yuen (Rom.Caill.) T.Koyama, Grass. Japan: 498 (1987).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Coix lacryma-jobi var. ma-yuen (Rom.Caill.) Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 100 (1896).
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:

* Coix ma-yuen Rom.Caill., Bull. Soc. Zool. Acclim., sÚr. 2, 8: 442 (1881).

Coix chinensis Tod. ex Balansa, J. Bot. (Morot) 4: 76 (1890), nom. superfl.

Coix lacryma-jobi var. ma-yuen (Rom.Caill.) Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 100 (1896).

Coix lacryma-jobi f. ma-yuen (Rom.Caill.) Backer, Handb. Fl. Java 2: 33 (1928).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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