Tragus mongolorum Ohwi, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 10: 268 1941. (syn.Tragus roxburghii Panigrahi);
Indian Bur Grass;
This species has been widely known under the name Tragus
biflorus Schultes, which is illegitimate because it was nomenclaturally
superfluous when published. Panigrahi replaced T. biflorus with T.
, but overlooked Ohwi’s earlier name, T. mongolorum, which
was validly published, is legitimate, and is therefore the correct name for the




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Tragus biflorus (Roxb.) Schult.
Plz validate

Yes it is Tragus biflorus

Thanks, … Should we take it as Tragus roxburghii Panigrahi in Kew Bull. 29:495. 1974 per Flowers of India & Flora of Pakistan ?



The Plant List  Flora of China  Flora of Pakistan (Tragus roxburghii Panigrahi) Flowers of India  India Biodiversity Portal  (Tragus biflorus Schult.)

Plant Wealth of the Lower Ganga Delta: An Eco-taxonomical Approach, Volume 2 By Kumudranjan Naskar (description)  (Tragus biflorus (Roxb.) Schult.)

Flora of Ranga Reddi District: Andhra Pradesh, India By Thammineni Pullaiah, M. Silar Mohammed (Description- Tragus roxburghii Panigrahi

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