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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Coix lacryma-jobi var. formosana Ohwi, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 11: 179 (1942).

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 chinensis var. formosana (Ohwi) L.Liu, Fl. Reipubl. Popularis Sin. 10(2): 291 (1997).

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