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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Spartina cynosuroides (L.) Roth, Catal. Bot. 3: 10 (1806).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus cynosuroides (L.) P.M.Peterson & Saarela, Taxon 63: 1236 (2014).
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:

* Dactylis cynosuroides L., Sp. Pl.: 71 (1753).

Trachynotia cynosuroides (L.) Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 64 (1803).

Paspalum cynosuroides (L.) Brot., Fl. Lusit. 1: 85 (1804).

Triodia cynosuroides (L.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 628 (1824).

Cynodon cynosuroides (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 303 (1825).

Limnetis cynosuroides (L.) Rich. in C.H.Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 72 (1895).

Sporobolus cynosuroides (L.) P.M.Peterson & Saarela, Taxon 63: 1236 (2014).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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