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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Holcus pallidus R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 199 (1810).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chrysopogon pallidus (R.Br.) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 360 (1840).
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:

Sorghum pallidum (R.Br.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 131 (1812).

Pollinia pallida (R.Br.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 829 (1817).

Andropogon pallidus (R.Br.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 165 (1829).

Chrysopogon pallidus (R.Br.) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 360 (1840).

Chrysopogon gryllus var. pallidus (R.Br.) Benth., Fl. Austral. 7: 537 (1878).

Andropogon gryllus subsp. pallidus (R.Br.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 552 (1889).

Chrysopogon gryllus subsp. pallidus (R.Br.) Domin, Biblioth. Bot. 20(85): 272 (1915).

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