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Group: Monocot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Lehmann, lower, A, 19

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 1: 55. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Annotation: Linnaeus
Locality: Habitat in China
Distribution: China
Note: Chase (1921) p. 222, indicates the voucher from China was undoubted sent to Linneaus by Osbeck. Osbeck (1757) "listed a plant under the date of September 27 1751, as ~Panicum alopecuroides~ (without description), among plants observed growing along hedgerows near Canton." Linnaeus also cited Pluk. alm. 177. t. 119. f. 1. (= ~Perotis indica~ fide O. Kuntze 1890s, RJS 2017)
Type Specimens
  • LT: Herb. Linn. - 80.1. (LINN) Designated by J. Veldkamp in:
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Cafferty, S., C. E. Jarvis & N. J. Turland. 2000. Typification of Linnaean plant names in the Poaceae (Gramineae). Taxon 49(2): 253.
  • LT: (LINN-80.1) LT designated by Veldkamp in Cafferty et al., Taxon 49(2): 253 (2000).
New Name:
*Alopecurus indicus L. 
Pennisetum indicum Kuntze 
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Other names for this basionym:
!Penicillaria alopecuroides (L.) Sweet
Projects: China , New World Grasses

Keywords: AGF, FCC, IGS, VW, FM

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