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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleusine brevifolia R.Br. ex Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 294 (1896), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aeluropus lagopoides (L.) Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 374 (1864).
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:

* Dactylis brevifolia J.Koenig ex Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 1: 410 (1797), nom. superfl.

Sesleria brevifolia Panz., Ideen Rev. Gräser: 19 (1813), nom. superfl.

Koeleria brevifolia Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 21 (1815), nom. superfl.

Aeluropus laevis Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 143 (1820), nom. superfl.

Poa brevifolia Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 111 (1829), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis brevifolia Benth., Hooker's Icon. Pl. 14: t. 1368 (1881), nom. superfl.

Aeluropus brevifolius Nees ex Asch. & Schweinf., Mém. Inst. Égypt. 2: 173 (1889), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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