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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hemarthria compressa subsp. altissima (Poir.) Maire, Fl. Afrique N. 1: 261 (1952).

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:

* Rottboellia altissima Poir., Voy. Barbarie 2: 105 (1789).

Rottboellia fasciculata Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 204 (1792), nom. superfl.

Lodicularia fasciculata P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 108 (1812), nom. superfl.

Lepturus fasciculatus Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 123 (1820), nom. superfl.

Andropogon altissimus (Poir.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 307 (1825).

Andropogon fasciculatus Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 307 (1825), nom. illeg.

Hemarthria fasciculata Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 153 (1829), nom. superfl.

Rottboellia compressa var. fasciculata Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 286 (1889).

Manisuris fasciculata (Hack.) Hitchc., Amer. J. Bot. 2: 299 (1915), nom. superfl.

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

Manisuris altissima (Poir.) Hitchc., J. Washington Acad. Sci. 24: 292 (1934).

Hemarthria compressa var. fasciculata (Hack.) Keng, Contr. Biol. Lab. Sci. Soc. China, Bot. Ser. 10: 202 (1936).

Rottboellia compressa subvar. fasciculata (Hack.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 60 (1960), hierarchial infraspecific ranks not accepted.

Hemarthria fasciculata subsp. altissima (Poir.) Maire ex Zangh., Fl. Ital. 1: 907 (1976).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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