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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira capensis (Thunb.) Steud., Flora 12: 468 (1829), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Koeleria capensis (Thunb.) Nees, Linnaea 7: 321 (1832).
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:

* Alopecurus capensis Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 19 (1794).

Airochloa capensis (Thunb.) Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 321 (1829).

Koeleria capensis (Thunb.) Nees, Linnaea 7: 321 (1832).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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