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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Acrochaete Peter, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 40(1 Anh.): 54 (1930), non Pringsheim (1863).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 51 (1812), nom. cons.
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:

Tansaniochloa Rauschert, Taxon 31: 561 (1982).

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