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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis cinna Retz., Observ. Bot. 5: 18 (1789).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cinna arundinacea L., Sp. Pl.: 5 (1753).
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:

* Cinna arundinacea L., Sp. Pl.: 5 (1753).

Muhlenbergia cinna (Retz.) Trin., Gram. Unifl. Sesquifl.: 191 (1824), nom. superfl.

Imperata saccharifera André, Pl. Feuill. Ornem.: 178 (1866).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts