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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Latin names; Binomial nomenclature)

Oplismenus compositus (L.) P. Beauv. is the name of a plant defined in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in modern medicine, Ayurveda, and other local traditions or folk medicine. It has the following synonyms: Andropogon undatus Jacq., Echinochloa lanceolata (Retz.) P. Beauv., Hippagrostis composita (L.) Kuntze, Oplismenus africanus J.M. Wood, nom. illeg., non Oplismenus africanus P. Beauv., Oplismenus compositus f. vittatus (L.H. Bailey) Beetle, Oplismenus compositus var. compositus, Oplismenus compositus var. rariflorus (J. Presl) U. Scholz, Oplismenus compositus var. vittatus L.H. Bailey, Oplismenus decompositus Nees, Oplismenus elatius (L.f.) P. Beauv., Oplismenus hirtellus (L.) P. Beauv., Oplismenus hirtiflorus C. Presl, Oplismenus jacquinii Kunth, Oplismenus lanceolatus (Retz.) Kunth, Oplismenus latifolius Haenke ex Steud., Oplismenus liebmannii E. Fourn., Oplismenus pratensis (Spreng.) Schult., Oplismenus rariflorus J. Presl, Oplismenus thiebautii E. Fourn., Orthopogon compositus (L.) R. Br., Orthopogon junghuhnii Nees, Orthopogon longeracemosum (Steud.) Miq., Orthopogon pratensis Spreng., Orthopogon remotus Trin., Orthopogon sylvaticus (Lam.) Miq., Panicum aristatum Retz., Panicum aristatum Cav. ex Willk. & Lange, nom. illeg., non Panicum aristatum Retz., Panicum aristatum Raspail, nom. illeg., non Panicum aristatum Retz., Panicum bidentatum Steud., Panicum bidentulum Steud., Panicum certifi candum Steud., Panicum compositum L., Panicum elatius L.f., Panicum hirtellum L., Panicum lanceolatum Retz., Panicum longeracemosum Steud., Panicum parciflorum Steud., Panicum peninsulanum Steud., Panicum sylvaticum Lam., Panicum undatum (Jacq.) Steud., Pollinia undata (Jacq.) Spreng.) (Oplismenus thiebautii for the French naval officer Lt. Charles Thiébaut, 1837–1884, traveller, collector of algae, see J.H. Barnhart, Biographical Notes upon Botanists. 3: 372. 1965 Pantropical. Perennial, slender, procumbent and erect, straggling, erect and branching from a decumbent base, creeping, stoloniferous, long trailing, robust, often rooting at lowermost nodes, sticky seeds, invasive species, resembles Oplismenus hirtellus (L..

References regarding Oplismenus compositus (L.) P. Beauv. for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:

· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Systema Naturae, Editio Decima (1759)
· Supplementum Plantarum (1781)
· Observationes Botanicae (1786)
· Collectanea (1789)
· Observationes Botanicae (1789)
· Tableau Encyclopédique et Méthodique … Botanique (1791)
· Encyclopédie Méthodique, Botanique (1798)
· Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae (1810)
· Essai d’une Nouvelle Agrostographie (1812)
· Plantarum Minus Cognitarum Pugillus (1815)
· Fundamenta Agrostographiae (1820)
· Mantissa (1824)
· Systema Vegetabilium, editio decima sexta (1824)
· Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique (1825)
· Révision des Graminées (1829)
· Reliquiae Haenkeanae (1830)
· Prodromus Florae Norfolkicae (1833)
· Nomenclator Botanicus. Editio secunda (1841)
· Synopsis Plantarum Glumacearum (1853)
· Flora van Nederlandsch Indië (1857)
· Prodromus Florae Hispanicae (1861)
· Mexicanas Plantas (1886)
· Queensland Grasses (1888)
· T.N.Z.I. (1888)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon (1900)
· Anales del Museo Nacional de Buenos Aires (1906)
· Natal Plants (1908)
· Botanical Magazine (1915)
· Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis (1924)
· Manual of Cultivated Plants (1925)
· Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin (1931)
· Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica (1956)
· Grasses of Burma (1960)
· Flora Hainanica (1977)
· N.Z. DSIR Bull. (1977)
· Phytologia (1978)
· Phanerogamarum Monographiae (1981)
· Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica (1984)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1986)
· Grasses of Japan and Its Neighboring Regions (1987)
· New Zealand Journal of Botany (1987)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1990)

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