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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Paspalum elegans (Pers.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 290 (1817), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Paspalum ceresia (Kuntze) Chase, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 24: 153 (1925).
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:

* Ceresia elegans Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 85 (1805).

Ceresia membranacea P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 9 (1812).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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