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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Achneria capillaris (Thunb.) Stapf, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 27: t. 2604 (1901), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentameris capillaris (Thunb.) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 331 (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:

* Holcus capillaris Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 20 (1794).

Sorghum capillare (Thunb.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 840 (1817).

Andropogon capillaris (Thunb.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 166 (1829).

Pentaschistis capillaris (Thunb.) McClean, S. African J. Sci. 23: 281 (1926).

Pentameris capillaris (Thunb.) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 331 (2010).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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