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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Urochloa aristata (Retz.) B.D.Jacks., Index Kew. 2: 1150 (1895).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Oplismenus compositus (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 54 (1812).
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:

* Panicum aristatum Retz., Observ. Bot. 4: 17 (1786).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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