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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Anthistiria arguens f. japonica Andersson, Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. 3B: 236 (1856).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Themeda triandra Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 178 (1775).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

* Anthistiria japonica Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 901 (1806), nom. superfl.

Anthistiria arguens var. japonica (Andersson) Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugduno-Batavi 2: 290 (1866).

Themeda forskalii subvar. japonica (Andersson) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 662 (1889).

Themeda triandra subvar. japonica (Andersson) Rendle, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 36: 378 (1904).

Themeda triandra var. japonica (Andersson) Makino, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 26: 213 (1912).

Themeda japonica (Andersson) Tanaka, Bult. Sci. Fak. Terk. Kjusu Imp. Univ. 1(4): 194, 207 (1925).

Themeda triandra subsp. japonica (Andersson) T.Koyama, Grass. Japan: 532 (1987).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts