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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Airochloa alopecurus var. brevifolia Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 424 (1841).

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:

Koeleria cristata var. brevifolia (Nees) C.E.Hubb. in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 10: 96 (1937).

Koeleria pyramidata var. brevifolia (Nees) Cufod., Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 38(Suppl.): 1227 (1968).

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