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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis compressa (Sw.) Poir. in Lamarck, Encycl., Suppl. 1: 259 (1810), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Axonopus compressus (Sw.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 12 (1812).
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:

* Milium compressum Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 24 (1788).

Axonopus compressus (Sw.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 12 (1812).

Paspalum laticulmum Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 245 (1824), nom. superfl.

Paspalum compressum (Sw.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 301 (1825), nom. illeg.

Echinochloa compressa (P.Beauv.) Roberty, Fl. Ouest-Afr.: 398 (1954).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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