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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Holcus distachyos (L.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 657 (1817).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Andropogon distachyos L., Sp. Pl.: 1046 (1753), nom. cons.
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:

* Andropogon distachyos L., Sp. Pl.: 1046 (1753), nom. cons.

Apluda distachya (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 133 (1812).

Pollinia distachya (L.) Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 12 (1815).

Sorghum distachyon (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

Chrysopogon distachyos (L.) L.Rossi, Prír. Istraž. Kral. Jugoslavije 17: 21 (1930).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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