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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Zizania latifolia (Griseb.) Turcz. ex Stapf, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1909: 385 (1909).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Assam to SE. Siberia and Temp. E. Asia
(14) blr ruc rue ruw 30 CTA 31 AMU KHA KUR PRM (32) kaz (33) ncs tcs 36 CHC CHH CHM CHN CHS 37 MON 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 40 ASS 41 MYA vie (42) bor jaw mly (51) nzn (63) haw
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova