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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Setaria sphaerocarpa F.T.Hubb., Contr. Gray Herb. 52: 60 (1917).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria tenax (Rich.) Desv., Mém. Soc. Agric. Angers 1: 182 (1831).
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 salzmanniana Hitchc., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 17: 265 (1913).

Setaria salzmanniana (Hitchc.) Kuhlm., Relat. Commiss. Linhas Telegr. Estratég. Matto Grosso Amazonas, ed. 2, 5(11): 100 (1948).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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