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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Achneria Munro in W.H.Harvey, Gen. S. Afr. Pl., ed. 2: 449 (1868), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentameris P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 92 (1812).
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:

Afrachneria Sprague, J. Bot. 60: 138 (1922).

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova