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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cynosurus effusus var. gracilis (Viv.) Kerguélen, Coll. Patrim. Nat. 8: xii (1993).

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:

* Cynosurus gracilis Viv., Fl. Libyc. Spec.: 67 (1824).

Chrysurus gracilis (Viv.) Moris, Stirp. Sard. Elench. 1: 50 (1827).

Cynosurus elegans var. gracilis (Viv.) Nyman, Syll. Fl. Eur.: 406 (1855).

Cynosurus polybracteatus var. gracilis (Viv.) Gren. & Godr., Fl. France 3: 563 (1856).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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