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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Milium ciliatum Moench, Suppl. Meth.: 66 (1802), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Digitaria ciliaris (Retz.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 27 (1802).
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 ciliare Retz., Observ. Bot. 4: 16 (1786).

Digitaria ciliaris (Retz.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 27 (1802).

Milium ciliare (Retz.) Moench, Suppl. Meth.: 66 (1802).

Syntherisma ciliaris (Retz.) Schrad., Fl. Germ.: 160 (1806).

Paspalum ciliare (Retz.) DC. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck & A.P.de Candolle, Fl. FranÁ., ed. 3, 5: 250 (1815).

Panicum sanguinale var. ciliare (Retz.) St.-Amans, Fl. Agen.: 25 (1821).

Digitaria sanguinalis subsp. ciliaris (Retz.) Parl., Fl. Ital. 1: 72 (1848).

Digitaria sanguinalis var. ciliaris (Retz.) Parl., Fl. Ital. 1: 126 (1850).

Paspalum sanguinale var. ciliare (Retz.) Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 15 (1896).

Sanguinaria ciliaris (Retz.) Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 257 (1901).

Digitaria sanguinalis f. ciliaris (Retz.) Haines, Bot. Bihar Orissa: 1008 (1924).

Syntherisma sanguinalis var. ciliaris (Retz.) Honda, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 38: 120 (1924).

Digitaria marginata var. ciliaris (Retz.) Ridl., Fl. Malay Penins. 5: 214 (1925).

Syntherisma sanguinalis subsp. ciliaris (Retz.) Masamura & Yanagih., Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 31: 327 (1941).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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