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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

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

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Leptochloa mucronata (Michx.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 91 (1829).
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:

Leptochloa filiformis (Pers.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 71 (1812).

Eleusine sparsa Muhl., Descr. Gram.: 135 (1817), nom. superfl.

Leptostachys filiformis (Pers.) G.Mey., Prim. Fl. Esseq.: 74 (1818).

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