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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-410341, with some changes.

H Echinochloa polystachya (Kunth) Hitchc. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Echinochloa (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 410341) with original publication details: Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 22: 135 1920.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Echinochloa polystachya var. spectabilis (Nees ex Trin.) Mart.Crov. Synonym L WCSP
Echinochloa spectabilis (Nees) Link Synonym H WCSP
Oplismenus polystachyus Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Oplismenus spectabilis (Trin.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Orthopogon hirsutus Spreng. ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Panicum bonplandianum Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Panicum phyllanthum Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Panicum polystachyum (Kunth) Steud. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Panicum spectabile Nees ex Trin. Synonym H WCSP
Panicum spectabile Nees Synonym M TRO
Pseudechinolaena spectabilis (Nees ex Trin.) Herter Synonym H WCSP

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