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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Urochloa platytaenia (Stapf) Crins, J. Arnold Arbor., Suppl. Ser. 1: 267 (1991).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Urochloa oligobrachiata (Pilg.) Kartesz, Synth. N. Amer. Fl., nomencl. innov. 1(Nomencl. Innov.): 40 (1999).
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:

* Brachiaria platytaenia Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 524 (1919).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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