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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleusine domingensis (Jacq.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 87 (1805).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Leptochloa virgata (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 71 (1812).
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 domingensis Jacq., Misc. Austriac. 2: 363 (1781).

Festuca domingensis (Jacq.) Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 189 (1791).

Rabdochloa domingensis (Jacq.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 84 (1812).

Leptostachys domingensis (Jacq.) G.Mey., Prim. Fl. Esseq.: 74 (1818).

Leptochloa domingensis (Jacq.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 133 (1820).

Cynodon domingensis (Jacq.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 302 (1825).

Leptochloa virgata var. domingensis (Jacq.) Griseb., Fl. Brit. W. I.: 538 (1864).

Diplachne domingensis (Jacq.) Chapm., Fl. South. U.S., ed. 3: 609 (1897).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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