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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Paspalum elliottii S.Watson in A.Gray, Manual, ed. 6: 629 (1890), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Paspalum distichum L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 855 (1759).
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:

* Digitaria paspalodes Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 46 (1803).

Milium paspalodes (Michx.) Elliott, Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1: 103 (1816).

Paspalum michauxianum Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 25 (1829), nom. superfl.

Paspalum paspalodes (Michx.) Scribn., Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 5: 29 (1894).

Anastrophus paspalodes (Michx.) Nash in N.L.Britton, Man. Fl. N. States: 75 (1901).

Paspalum distichum subsp. paspalodes (Michx.) Thell., Mém. Soc. Sci. Nat. Cherbourg, sér. 4, 38: 77 (1912).

Paspalum distichum var. paspalodes (Michx.) Thell., Mém. Soc. Sci. Nat. Cherbourg, sér. 4, 38: 77 (1912).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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