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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Vilfa vaginiflora Torr. ex A.Gray, N. Amer. Gram. 1: n. 3 (1834).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus vaginiflorus (Torr. ex A.Gray) Alph.Wood, Class-book Bot.: 775 (1861).
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 vaginiflora (Torr. ex A.Gray) Torr. ex A.Gray, Manual: 576 (1848).

Sporobolus vaginiflorus (Torr. ex A.Gray) Alph.Wood, Class-book Bot.: 775 (1861).

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