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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Vilfa racemosa (Michx.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Muhlenbergia racemosa (Michx.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb., Prelim. Cat.: 67 (1888).
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:

* Agrostis racemosa Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 53 (1803).

Polypogon racemosus (Michx.) Nutt., Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 51 (1818).

Cinna racemosa (Michx.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 67 (1829).

Muhlenbergia racemosa (Michx.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb., Prelim. Cat.: 67 (1888).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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