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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Spodiopogon ciliaris (P.Beauv.) Nees ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2: 625 (1841).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Arthraxon hispidus (Thunb.) Makino, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 26: 214 (1912).
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:

* Arthraxon ciliaris P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 111 (1812).

Pollinia ciliaris (P.Beauv.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 289 (1824).

Andropogon ciliaris (P.Beauv.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 307 (1825).

Arthraxon ciliaris var. genuinus Hack. in Candolle & Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 355 (1889), not validly publ.

Sorghum ciliare (P.Beauv.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 790 (1891).

Arthraxon cryptatherus var. ciliaris (P.Beauv.) Koidz., Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 39: 301 (1925).

Arthraxon hispidus var. ciliaris (P.Beauv.) Nakai, Veg. Apoi 1: 73 (1930).

Arthraxon hispidus subsp. ciliaris (P.Beauv.) Masamura & Yanagih., Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 31: 326 (1941).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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