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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Panicum benthamii Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 43 (1853), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Alloteropsis paniculata (Benth.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 486 (1919).
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:

* Urochloa paniculata Benth. in W.J.Hooker, Niger Fl.: 558 (1849).

Oplismenus benthamii C.Cordem. in E.J.de Cordemoy, Fl. Réunion: 118 (1895), nom. superfl.

Axonopus paniculatus (Benth.) A.Chev., Sudania 1: 22 (1911).

Alloteropsis paniculata (Benth.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 486 (1919).

Echinochloa paniculata (Benth.) Roberty, Fl. Ouest-Afr.: 398 (1954).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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