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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 85 (1805).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Temp. & Subtrop. Old World to Australia
10 GRB 11 AUT bgm CZE ger HUN net SWI 12 BAL COR FRA POR SAR SPA 13 ALB BUL GRC ITA KRI ROM SIC TUE YUG 14 KRY RUC RUS UKR 20 ALG EGY LBY MOR TUN WSA 21 AZO CNY CVI MDR 22 BEN BKN GAM GHA GNB GUI IVO LBR MLI MTN NGA NGR SEN SIE TOG 23 BUR CAF CMN CON EQG GAB GGI RWA ZAI 24 CHA DJI ERI ETH SOC SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT CPP CPV LES NAM NAT OFS SWZ TVL (28) asc sth 29 ALD cgs MAU MCI MDG REU ROD SEY 32 KAZ KGZ TKM TZK UZB 33 NCS TCS 34 AFG CYP EAI IRN IRQ LBS PAL SIN TUR 35 GST KUW OMA SAU YEM 36 CHC CHH CHN CHS 38 JAP KOR NNS OGA TAI 40 ASS BAN EHM IND LDV NEP PAK SRL WHM 41 AND CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 42 BOR cki JAW LSI MLY MOL PHI SUM xms 43 BIS NWG SOL (50) nfk NSW NTA QLD SOA TAS VIC WAU (51) ker nzn nzs (60) fij gil hbi nru nue nwc phx sam tok ton wal (61) coo eas lin mrq pit sci tua tub (62) crl mrn mrs wak (63) haw (71) brc (72) nfl (73) col ida mnt ore was (74) ill iow kan mso neb okl (75) cnt ini mas mic nwh nwj nwy ohi pen wva (76) ari cal nev uta (77) nwm tex (78) ala ark del fla geo kty lou mry msi nca sca ten vrg wdc (79) mxc mxe mxg mxi mxn mxs mxt (80) blz cos els gua hon nic pan (81) aru bah ber cay cub dom hai jam lee nla pue swc tci trt vna win (82) frg guy sur ven (83) bol clm ecu gal per (84) bzc bzl bzn bzs (85) age ags agw clc cln dsv par uru (90) asp tdc
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova