The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-438098, with some changes.

H Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 438098) with original publication details: Fl. Atlant. 1: 66 1798.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Agrostis alopecuroides Lam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Agrostis crinita (Schreb.) Moench Synonym M TRO
Agrostis panicea (L.) Aiton [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Agrostis tenuissima Vest ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Agrostis triaristata Knapp [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Alopecurus aristatus Gouan Synonym H WCSP
Alopecurus aristatus var. monspeliensis (L.) Huds. Synonym L WCSP
Alopecurus monspeliensis L. Synonym H WCSP
Alopecurus paniceus (L.) L. Synonym M TRO
Milium paniceum (L.) Host [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Panicum aristatum Cav. ex Willk. & Lange [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Panicum tenuissimum Vest ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Phalaris aristata Gouan ex P.Beauv. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Phalaris crinita Forssk. Synonym H WCSP
Phalaris cristata Forssk. Synonym H WCSP
Phleum crinitum Schreb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Phleum crinitum Roxb. Synonym M TRO
Phleum monspeliense (L.) Koeler Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon alopecurus Bubani Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon crinitus (Schreb.) Nutt. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon flavescens J.Presl Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon intermedius Guss. Ex Nyman [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon maritimus var. paniceus (L.) DC. Synonym L WCSP
Polypogon melillensis Sennen Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon monspeliensis f. argentinus Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Polypogon monspeliensis var. capensis Steud. Synonym L WCSP
Polypogon monspeliensis var. indicus Bhattacharya & S.K.Jain Synonym L WCSP
Polypogon monspeliensis f. nana Stuck. Synonym L WCSP
Polypogon nepalensis Nees ex Trin. Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon paniceus (L.) Lag. Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon polysetus Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Polypogon zeylanicus Nees ex Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Santia monspeliensis (L.) Parl. Synonym H WCSP
Santia plumosa Savi Synonym H WCSP
Vilfa alopecuroides (Lam.) P.Beauv. Synonym H WCSP

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.