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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Phragmites maximus (Forssk.) Chiov., Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s., 26: 80 (1919).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Phragmites australis subsp. isiacus (Arcang.) ined..
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:

Phragmites australis subsp. isiacus (Arcang.) ined..

* Arundo maxima Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 24 (1775).

Arundo isiaca Delile, Descr. Egypte, Hist. Nat.: 82 (1813), nom. superfl.

Cynodon maximus (Forssk.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Observ. 2: 79 (1829).

Phragmites isiacus Rchb. ex Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 80 (1829), nom. superfl.

Cynodon phragmites var. maximus (Forssk.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Observ. 3: 109 (1830).

Arundo phragmites var. isiaca Griseb. in C.F.von Ledebour, Fl. Ross. 4: 394 (1852), nom. superfl.

Phragmites communis var. isiacus Coss. in M.C.Durieu de Maisonneuve, Expl. Sci. Algérie 2: 125 (1855), nom. superfl.

Phragmites maximus var. isiaca Coss. in M.C.Durieu de Maisonneuve, Expl. Sci. Algérie 2: 125 (1855), not validly publ.

Phragmites communis subsp. isiacus Arcang., Comp. Fl. Ital.: 767 (1882).

Phragmites vulgaris var. isiacus (Arcang.) T.Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 876 (1894), nom. superfl.

Phragmites vulgaris subsp. maximus (Forssk.) Chiov., Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1923: 113 (1923), nom. superfl.

Phragmites communis subsp. maximus (Forssk.) Clayton, Kew Bull. 21: 116 (1967), nom. superfl.

Phragmites australis subsp. maximus (Forssk.) Soó, Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 23: 390 (1977 publ. 1978), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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