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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



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

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Wangenheimia lima (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 132 (1820).
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 lima L., Sp. Pl.: 72 (1753).

Wangenheimia disticha Moench, Methodus: 200 (1794).

Dinebra lima (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 98 (1812).

Wangenheimia lima (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 132 (1820).

Poa lima (L.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 392 (1830).

Dactylis disticha Ball, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11: 348 (1843), nom. superfl.

Dactylis lima (L.) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 446 (1854).

Wangenheimia lima var. glabra Maire, Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 33: 94 (1942), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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