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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Piptatherum punctatum (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 18 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eriochloa punctata (L.) Ham., Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid.: 5 (1825).
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:

* Milium punctatum L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 872 (1759).

Agrostis punctata (L.) Lam., Encycl. 1: 58 (1783).

Paspalum punctatum (L.) Flüggé, Gram. Monogr., Paspalum: 127 (1810).

Eriochloa punctata (L.) Ham., Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid.: 5 (1825).

Oedipachne punctata (L.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 51 (1827).

Helopus punctatus (L.) Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 16 (1829).

Monachne punctata (L.) Nash, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 30: 374 (1903).

Eriochloa polystachya var. punctata (L.) Maiden & Betche, Census N.S.W. Pl.: 16 (1916).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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