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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Paspalum moluccanum Huber, Cat. Gén. 1866: 6 (1866), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Paspalum dilatatum Poir. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl. 5: 35 (1804).
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:

* Paspalum dilatatum Poir. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl. 5: 35 (1804).

Digitaria dilatata (Poir.) Coste, Fl. Descr. France 3: 553 (1906).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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