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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Pollinia scoparia (Michx.) Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 13 (1815).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 59 (1903).
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:

* Andropogon scoparius Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 57 (1803).

Andropogon scoparius subsp. genuinus Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 384 (1889), not validly publ.

Sorghum scoparium (Michx.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).

Andropogon scoparius subsp. euscoparius Hack. ex Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 46 (1896), not validly publ.

Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 59 (1903).

Andropogon scoparius var. genuinus Fernald & Griscom, Rhodora 37: 143, 144 (1935), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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