⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-449463, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Brachiaria distachya (L.) Stapf.
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 449463) with original publication details: Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 3: 13 1966.