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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Pollinia brevifolia (Sw.) Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 13 (1815).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Schizachyrium brevifolium (Sw.) Nees ex Buse in F.A.W.Miquel, Pl. Jungh., prepr.: 19 (1854).
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:

* Andropogon brevifolius Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 26 (1788).

Schizachyrium brevifolium (Sw.) Nees ex Buse in F.A.W.Miquel, Pl. Jungh., prepr.: 19 (1854).

Andropogon brevifolius var. pullus Franch. & Sav., Enum. Pl. Jap. 2: 610 (1878), not validly publ.

Sorghum brevifolium (Sw.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts