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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Setaria comosa var. pilosa (Honda) Honda, J. Fac. Sci. Univ. Tokyo, Sect. 3, Bot. 3: 440 (1930).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria viridis (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 51 (1812).
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:

* Chaetochloa gigantea var. pilosa Honda, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 38: 199 (1924).

Setaria gigantea var. pilosa (Honda) Makino & Nemoto, Fl. Japan: 1498 (1925).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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