This taxon name is not current. The available references for this name are:
Echinopogon ovatus (G.Forst.) P.Beauv. var. ovatus is more recently known as Echinopogon ovatus (G.Forst.) P.Beauv.
Reason See C.M. Weiller, P.G. Kodela & I.R. Thompson in Fl. Australia 44A:224(2009)
See also: A longer explanation of these and other terms in our Plant Names Primer.
A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.