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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sporobolus ciliatus var. japonicus (Steud.) Hack., Bull. Herb. Boissier 7: 648 (1899).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus pilifer (Trin.) Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 211 (1833).
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:

* Agrostis japonica Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 171 (1854).

Sporobolus japonicus (Steud.) Maxim. ex Rendle, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 36: 388 (1904).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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