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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Echinochloa crus-galli subsp. muricata (P.Beauv.) Shinners, Rhodora 56: 33 (1954).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Echinochloa muricata (P.Beauv.) Fernald, Rhodora 17: 106 (1915).
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:

* Setaria muricata P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 51 (1812).

Oplismenus muricatus Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 44 (1829).

Echinochloa crus-galli var. muricata (P.Beauv.) Farw., Rep. (Annual) Michigan Acad. Sci. 21: 350 (1906).

Echinochloa muricata (P.Beauv.) Fernald, Rhodora 17: 106 (1915).

Echinochloa crus-galli var. michauxii House, Bull. New York State Mus. Nat. Hist. 243-244: 42 (1923), nom. superfl.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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