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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aegilops exaltata L., Mant. Pl. 2: 575 (1771).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Ophiuros exaltatus (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 780 (1891).
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:

Rottboellia exaltata (L.) Naezén, Nov. Gram. Gen.: 37 (1779).

Rottboellia corymbosa L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 114 (1782), nom. superfl.

Ophiuros corymbosus C.F.Gaertn., Suppl. Carp. 2: 4 (1805), nom. superfl.

Ophiuros exaltatus (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 780 (1891).

Mnesithea exaltata (L.) Skeels, Bull. Bur. Pl. Industr. U.S.D.A. 282: 20 (1913).

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