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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eriachne assimilis Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 236 (1854), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentameris ecklonii (Nees) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 332 (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:

* Eriachne ecklonii Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 273 (1841).

Achneria assimilis (Steud.) T.Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 836 (1894), nom. superfl.

Achneria ecklonii (Nees) T.Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 836 (1894).

Pentaschistis ecklonii (Nees) McClean, S. African J. Sci. 23: 282 (1926).

Afrachneria ecklonii (Nees) Adamson, J. S. African Bot. 5: 53 (1939).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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