Poaceae Barnhart
Heteropogon Pers. , legitimate, scientific
Persoon, C.H. (September 1807), Synopsis plantarum, seu enchiridium botanicum, complectens enumerationem systematicam specierum 2(2): 533 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: (not designated).
Roemer, J.J. & Schultes, J.A. (1817), Systema Vegetabilium Edn. 16, 2: 836 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 132 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Andropogon L. nom. cons.
Merrill, E.D. (31 December 1906), An emumeration of Philippine Gramineae with keys to genera and species. Philippine Journal of Science 1 (Suppl. 5): 338 [basionym]
basionym of: Andropogon subg. Heteropogon (Pers.) Merr. legitimate
Nash, G.V. (1912), North American Flora 17: 127 [secondary reference]
  • Type: Heteropogon glaber Pers., nom. illeg.
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 619 [secondary reference]
Roberty, G.E. (July 1960), Monographie systématique des Andropogonées du globe. Boissiera 9: 133-146 [secondary reference]
Vickery, J.W. (1961), Gramineae. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium, Flora Series 19(1): 57-58 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 46 [secondary reference]
Lazarides, M. in Jessop, J.P. (ed.) (1981), Gramineae (Poaceae). Flora of Central Australia: 494 [secondary reference]
Stanley, T.D. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989), Poaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 3: 264-265 [secondary reference]
Simon, B.K. in Wheeler, J.R. (ed.) (1992), Heteropogon. Flora of the Kimberley Region: 1177 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Wall, C.A. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Poaceae p.p. Flora of New South Wales 4: 446 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L., Whalley, R.D.B. & Wheeler, D.J.B. (2008), Grasses of New South Wales Edn. 4: 82 (fig.), 83 (fig.), 272-273 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "from the Greek words for 'one of two' and 'beard', referring to the awned and awnless spikelets in a pair"
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 404 [secondary reference]
CHAH (2009), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Andropogon subg. Heteropogon (Pers.) Merr. legitimate
  • APC Dist.: WA, NT, Qld, NSW