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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Saccharum spontaneum L., Mant. Pl. 2: 183 (1771).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Sicilia, Africa, Asia to N. & NE. Australia
(13) kri SIC 20 ALG EGY LBY MOR TUN 22 BKN GHA NGA NGR TOG 23 CAF CMN 24 CHA ERI ETH SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 MLW (29) mau mdg SEY 32 KAZ KGZ TKM UZB 34 AFG LBS PAL SIN 35 GST OMA SAU YEM 36 CHC CHH CHN CHS CHT CHX 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 40 ASS BAN EHM IND NEP PAK SRL WHM 41 AND CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 42 JAW LSI MLY MOL PHI SUM xms 43 BIS NWG SOL 50 NTA QLD (60) fij nwc sam van (61) sci (62) crl mrn (63) haw (80) cos pan (81) cub pue trt
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova