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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Axonopus corymbosus (Roxb.) Schult., Mant. 2: 177 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Digitaria compacta (Roth) Veldkamp, Blumea 21: 71 (1973).
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:

* Panicum corymbosum Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 295 (1820).

Paspalum corymbosum (Roxb.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 25 (1829).

Panicum sanguinale var. corymbosum (Roxb.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 785 (1891).

Digitaria corymbosa (Roxb.) Merr., Enum. Philipp. Fl. Pl. 1: 52 (1923).

Syntherisma corymbosa (Roxb.) Hosok., Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 24: 199 (1934).

Digitaria corymbosa subsp. roxburghiana Henrard, Monogr. Digitaria: 943 (1950), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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