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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis elongata Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 162 (1791), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sporobolus indicus (L.) R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 170 (1810).
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:

* Agrostis indica L., Sp. Pl.: 63 (1753).

Sporobolus indicus (L.) R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 170 (1810).

Vilfa elongata P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812), nom. superfl.

Sporobolus lamarckii Desv. in W.Hamilton, Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid.: 4 (1825), nom. superfl.

Vilfa indica (L.) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2: 767 (1841).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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