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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Echinochloa frumentacea var. violacea Vanderyst, Bull. Agric. Congo Belge 10: 244 (1919), nom. provis.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Echinochloa pyramidalis (Lam.) Hitchc. & Chase, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 18: 345 (1917).
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:

Echinochloa pyramidalis var. violacea Vanderyst, Bull. Agric. Congo Belge 16: 670 (1925).

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