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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Paspalum fluitans (Elliott) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 24 (1829).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Paspalum repens P.J.Bergius, Acta Helv. Phys.-Math. 7: 129 (1772).
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 fluitans Elliott, Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1: 109 (1816).

Cymatochloa fluitans (Elliott) Schltdl., Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 12: 822 (1854).

Paspalum repens var. fluitans (Elliott) Wipff & S.D.Jones, Phytologia 77: 461 (1995).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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