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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agenium nutans Nees in J.Lindley, Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 447 (1836).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agenium villosum (Nees) Pilg., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 43: 82 (1938).
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:

Andropogon agenium Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 395 (1854).

Heteropogon villosus var. apogynus Hack. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(3): 270 (1883).

Andropogon neesii var. apogynus (Hack.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 582 (1889).

Andropogon villosus f. apogynus (Hack.) Henrard, Meded. Rijks-Herb. 40: 44 (1921).

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