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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hemarthria fasciculata var. gracilis Boiss., Fl. Orient. 5: 467 (1884).

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 compressa subvar. gracilis (Boiss.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 60 (1960), hierarchial infraspecific ranks not accepted.

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