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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Setaria gracilis Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 109 (1816).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria parviflora (Poir.) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 120: 161 (1987).
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 gracilis (Kunth) Scribn. & Merr., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 21: 15 (1900).

Panicum imberbe var. gracile (Kunth) Kneuck., Allg. Bot. Z. Syst. 8: 13 (1902).

Chamaeraphis gracilis (Kunth) Kuntze ex Stuck., Anales Mus. Nac. Buenos Aires 11: 76 (1904), nom. illeg.

Setaria imberbis var. gracilis (Kunth) Hack., Anales Mus. Nac. Buenos Aires 13: 442 (1906).

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