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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleusine indica var. tristachya (Lam.) Fiori, Nuov. Fl. Italia 1: 114 (1923).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eleusine tristachya (Lam.) Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 203 (1792).
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 tristachyos Lam., Encycl. 2: 188 (1786).

Eleusine tristachya (Lam.) Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 203 (1792).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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