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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Andropogon micranthus Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 165 (1829), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Capillipedium parviflorum (R.Br.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 169 (1917).
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 parviflorus R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 199 (1810).

Sorghum parviflorum (R.Br.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 132 (1812).

Anatherum parviflorum (R.Br.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 290 (1824).

Chrysopogon parviflorus (R.Br.) Nees, London J. Bot. 2: 411 (1843).

Andropogon parviflorus (R.Br.) Domin, Biblioth. Bot. 20: 263 (1915), nom. illeg.

Capillipedium parviflorum (R.Br.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 169 (1917).

Rhaphis parviflora (R.Br.) Chase, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 24: 205 (1925).

Bothriochloa parviflora (R.Br.) Ohwi, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 11: 166 (1942).

Dichanthium parviflorum (R.Br.) de Wet & Harlan, Amer. J. Bot. 53: 97 (1966), no basionym cited.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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