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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cynosurus effusus Link, J. Bot. (Schrader) 1799(2): 315 (1800).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cynosurus obliquatus Link, Linnaea 17: 406 (1844).
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:

Chrysurus effusus (Link) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 123 (1812).

Cynosurus elegans subsp. effusus (Link) Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2(1): 571 (1901).

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