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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Fibichia dactylon (L.) Beck, Glasn. Zemaljsk. Muz. Bosni Hercegovini 15: 26 (1903).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 85 (1805).
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:

* Panicum dactylon L., Sp. Pl.: 58 (1753).

Digitaria dactylon (L.) Scop., Fl. Carniol., ed. 2, 1: 52 (1771).

Dactilon officinale Vill., Hist. Pl. Dauphiné 2: 69 (1787), nom. superfl.

Paspalum dactylon (L.) Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 176 (1791).

Digitaria littoralis Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 19 (1796), nom. superfl.

Phleum dactylon (L.) Georgi, Beschr. Nation. Russ. Reich 4: 681 (1800).

Fibichia umbellata Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 308 (1802), nom. superfl.

Milium dactylon (L.) Moench, Suppl. Meth.: 67 (1802).

Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 85 (1805).

Cynosurus dactylon (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 85 (1805).

Paspalum ambiguum DC. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck & A.P.de Candolle, Fl. Franç., ed. 3, 3: 16 (1805), nom. superfl.

Digitaria stolonifera Schrad., Fl. Germ.: 165 (1806), nom. superfl.

Panicum ambiguum Le Turq., Fl. Rouen: 28 (1816), nom. superfl.

Cynodon sarmentosus Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 100 (1821 publ. 1822), nom. superfl.

Chloris cynodon Trin., Gram. Unifl. Sesquifl.: 229 (1824), nom. superfl.

Cynodon repens Dulac, Fl. Hautes-Pyrénées: 76 (1867), nom. superfl.

Capriola dactylon (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 764 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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