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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis virginica L., Sp. Pl.: 63 (1753).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus virginicus (L.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 67 (1829).
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:

Vilfa virginica (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812).

Crypsis virginica (L.) Nutt., Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 49 (1818).

Podosemum virginicum (L.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 85 (1827).

Sporobolus virginicus (L.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 67 (1829).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts