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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca mucronata Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 22 (1775).

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:

Uralepis pungens Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 108 (1829).

Dactylis mucronata (Forssk.) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 298 (1854).

Aeluropus mucronatus (Forssk.) Asch. in G.Schweinfurth, Beitr. Fl. Aethiop.: 297 (1867).

Diplachne mucronata (Forssk.) Hack. ex Schinz, Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 56: 81 (1911).

Odyssea mucronata (Forssk.) Stapf, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 31: t. 3100 (1922).

Zaqiqah mucronata (Forssk.) P.M.Peterson & Romasch., Taxon 65: 1279 (2016).

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