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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Calotheca arabica Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 348 (1824).

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:

Aeluropus arabicus (Spreng.) Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 30 (1840).

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