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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Paspalum chinense Nees in W.J.Hooker & G.A.W.Arnott, Bot. Beechey Voy.: 231 (1837).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Digitaria violascens Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 229 (1827).
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:

Syntherisma chinensis (Nees) Hitchc., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 22: 468 (1922).

Digitaria chinensis (Nees) A.Camus, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 4: 48 (1923), nom. illeg.

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