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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Panicum melanotylum Hack., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 11: 398 (1889).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Urochloa nigropedata (Munro ex Ficalho & Hiern) A.M.Torres & C.M.Morton, Molec. Phylogen. Evol. 37: 42 (2005).
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:

Brachiaria melanotyla (Hack.) Henrard, Blumea 3: 436 (1940).

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