Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleusine obtusiflora (Hochst.) Blatt., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 8: 505 (1936).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Disakisperma obtusiflorum (Hochst.) P.M.Peterson & N.Snow, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 109: 1327 (2012).
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 obtusiflora Hochst., Flora 38: 203 (1855).

Disakisperma obtusiflorum (Hochst.) P.M.Peterson & N.Snow, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 109: 1327 (2012).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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