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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Spartina maritima (Curtis) Fernald, Rhodora 18: 180 (1916).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus maritimus (Curtis) 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 maritima Curtis, Pract. Observ. Brit. Grasses: 46 (1787).

Sporobolus maritimus (Curtis) 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