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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Coix lacryma-jobi var. gigantea (J.Koenig) Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 100 (1896).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Polytoca gigantea (J.Koenig) Mabb., Mabberley's Pl.-Book, ed. 4: 1102 (2017).
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 gigantea J.Koenig, Naturforscher (Halle) 23: 211 (1788).

Sphaerium giganteum (J.Koenig) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 793 (1891).

Chionachne gigantea (J.Koenig) Veldkamp, Blumea 47: 559 (2002).

Polytoca gigantea (J.Koenig) Mabb., Mabberley's Pl.-Book, ed. 4: 1102 (2017).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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