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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleusine distans Moench, Methodus: 210 (1794), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eleusine indica (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 indicus L., Sp. Pl.: 72 (1753).

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

Cynodon indicus (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 303 (1825).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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