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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Paspalum platicaulon Poir. in Lamarck, Encycl. 5: 34 (1804).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Axonopus compressus (Sw.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 12 (1812).
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:

Digitaria platicaulis (Poir.) Desv., Mém. Soc. Agric. Angers 1: 166 (1831).

Panicum platicaulon (Poir.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(3): 363 (1898).

Anastrophus platicaulis (Poir.) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 79 (1903).

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