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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Panicum distichum Lam., Encycl. 4: 731 (1798).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Rugoloa pilosa (Sw.) Zuloaga, Pl. Syst. Evol. 300: 2164 (2014).
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:

Setaria disticha (Lam.) Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 112 (1816).

Panicum pilosum var. distachyum Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 785 (1891).

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