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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Setaria macrochaeta (J.Jacq.) Schult., Mant. 2: 274 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria italica (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:

* Pennisetum macrochaetum J.Jacq., Ecl. Gram. Rar.: t. 25 (1814).

Panicum macrochaetum (J.Jacq.) Link, Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1: 76 (1821).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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