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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-444418, with some changes.

H Sporobolus pungens (Schreb.) Kunth is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 444418) with original publication details: Révis. Gramin. 1: 68 1829.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Agrostis arenaria Gouan Synonym H WCSP
Agrostis pungens Schreb. Synonym M TRO
Phalaris disticha Forssk. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Podosemum pungens (Schreb.) Link Synonym H WCSP
Sporobolus arenarius (Gouan) Duval-Jouve Synonym H WCSP
Sporobolus purgans Griseb. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Sporobolus virginicus var. arenarius (Gouan) Maire Synonym L WCSP
Vilfa arenaria (Gouan) Trin. Synonym H WCSP
Vilfa pungens (Schreb.) P.Beauv. Synonym H WCSP

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