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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Setaria laevigata (Nutt.) Schult., Mant. 2: 275 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria parviflora (Poir.) KerguÚlen, 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:

* Pennisetum laevigatum Nutt., Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 55 (1818).

Setaria glauca var. laevigata (Nutt.) Chapm., Fl. South. U.S.: 578 (1860).

Chamaeraphis glauca var. laevigata (Nutt.) Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 155 (1896).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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