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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Eleusine cerealis Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 19 (1796), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn., Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 8 (1788).
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:

* Cynosurus coracanus L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 875 (1759).

Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn., Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 8 (1788).

Eleusine sphaerosperma Stokes, Bot. Mat. Med. 1: 149 (1812), nom. superfl.

Eleusine indica var. coracana (L.) Fiori, Nuov. Fl. Italia 1: 114 (1923).

Eleusine indica subsp. coracana (L.) Lye, Lidia 4: 150 (1999).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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