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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Spodiopogon chordatus Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 2: 302 (1832).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Ischaemum polystachyum J.Presl in C.B.Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 328 (1830).
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:

Andropogon chordatus (Trin.) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 398 (1854).

Ischaemum chordatum (Trin.) Hack. ex Warb., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 13: 260 (1890).

Ischaemum polystachyum var. chordatum (Trin.) Fosberg & Sachet, Micronesica 18: 66 (1982 publ. 1984).

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