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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Panicum maximum Jacq., Icon. Pl. Rar. 1: t. 13 (1781).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Urochloa maxima (Jacq.) R.D.Webster, Austral. Paniceae: 241 (1987).
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 maxima (Jacq.) R.D.Webster, Austral. Paniceae: 241 (1987).

Megathyrsus maximus (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs, Austrobaileya 6: 572 (2003).

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