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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aeluropus pungens (Vahl) Boiss., Fl. Orient. 5: 595 (1884), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Zaqiqah mucronata (Forssk.) P.M.Peterson & Romasch., Taxon 65: 1279 (2016).
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:

* Festuca pungens Vahl, Symb. Bot. 1: 10 (1790).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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