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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Paspalum vaginatum Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 21 (1788).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. & Subtrop. America
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Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova