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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleusine falcata Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 349 (1824), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Harpochloa falx (L.f.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 764 (1891).
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 falcatus Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 23 (1794), nom. superfl.

Chloris falcata Sw., Neue Schriften Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin 3: 160 (1801), nom. superfl.

Dactyloctenium falcatum Willd., Enum. Pl.: 1029 (1809), nom. superfl.

Campulosus falcatus P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 64 (1812), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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