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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Paspalum vaginatum var. littorale (R.Br.) Trin. in F.A.W.Miquel, Pl. Jungh., prepr.: 43 (1854).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Paspalum vaginatum Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 21 (1788).
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 littorale R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 188 (1810).

Paspalum distichum var. littorale (R.Br.) F.M.Bailey, Queensl. Grasses: 23 (1888).

Panicum littorale (R.Br.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(2): 362 (1898), nom. illeg.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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