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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Achnatherum capense (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 19 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentameris pallida (Thunb.) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 334 (2010).
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:

* Milium capense L., Mant. Pl. 2: 185 (1771).

Agrostis capensis (L.) Lam., Encycl. 1: 58 (1783).

Danthonia capensis (L.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1916: 619 (1917).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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