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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Coix pendula Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 28 (1796), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Coix lacryma-jobi L., Sp. Pl.: 972 (1753).
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 lacryma-jobi L., Sp. Pl.: 972 (1753).

Coix lacryma L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 1261 (1759), nom. superfl.

Lithagrostis lacryma-jobi (L.) Gaertn., Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 7 (1788).

Coix ovata Stokes, Bot. Mat. Med. 4: 342 (1812), nom. superfl.

Sphaerium lacryma Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 793 (1891), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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