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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Setaria composita Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 111 (1816).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria vulpiseta (Lam.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 495 (1817).
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:

Panicum compositum (Kunth) Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 244 (1829), nom. illeg.

Chamaeraphis composita (Kunth) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 769 (1891).

Chaetochloa composita (Kunth) Scribn., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 4: 39 (1897).

Setaria holstii monstr. composita (Kunth) de Wit, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg, sÚr. 3, 17: 34 (1941).

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