subfamily Panicoideae

Family number: 1470    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
Alternate name: Gramineae
Number of accepted genera: 254
Type genus: Panicum L.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera


  1. Sánchez-Ken, J. G. & L. G. Clark. 2010. Phylogeny and a new tribal classification of the Panicoideae sl (Poaceae) based on plastid and nuclear sequence data and structural data. Amer. J. Bot. 97:1732-1748.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2022. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 3 December 2022.