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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Echinochloa crus-galli subsp. utilis (Ohwi & Yabuno) T.Koyama, Grass. Japan: 503 (1987).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Echinochloa esculenta (A.Braun) H.Scholz, Taxon 41: 523 (1992).
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:

Echinochloa frumentacea var. atherachne Ohwi, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 11: 39 (1942).

* Echinochloa utilis Ohwi & Yabuno, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 20: 50 (1962).

Echinochloa frumentacea subsp. utilis (Ohwi & Yabuno) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 5: 17 (1968).

Echinochloa crus-galli var. utilis (Ohwi & Yabuno) Kit., Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 36: 93 (1985).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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