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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Chloris elata Desv., Mém. Soc. Agric. Angers 1: 177 (1831).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Stapfochloa elata (Desv.) P.M.Peterson, Taxon 64: 460 (2015).
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:

Stapfochloa elata (Desv.) P.M.Peterson, Taxon 64: 460 (2015).

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