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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Pollinia ciliata f. rufispica (Steud.) Backer in K.Heyne, Nutt. Pl. Ned.-Ind.: 110 (1922).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Microstegium rufispicum (Steud.) A.Camus, Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon, n.s., 68: 200 (1922).
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 rufispicus Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 379 (1854).

Pollinia rufispica (Steud.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 171 (1889).

Eulalia rufispica (Steud.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 775 (1891).

Microstegium rufispicum (Steud.) A.Camus, Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon, n.s., 68: 200 (1922).

Pogonatherum rufispicum (Steud.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 382 (1960).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts