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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hemarthria capensis Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 2: 248 (1832).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Hemarthria altissima (Poir.) Stapf & C.E.Hubb., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1934: 109 (1934).
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:

Lodicularia capensis (Trin.) Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 128 (1841).

Rottboellia compressa subvar. capensis (Trin.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 60 (1960), not validly publ.

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