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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Ischaemum polystachyum J.Presl in C.B.Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 328 (1830).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. & Subtrop. Old World
22 BKN GUI MLI SIE 23 CMN ZAI 24 ETH 25 TAN 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT CPP NAM NAT SWZ TVL 29 MAU MDG REU 36 CHC CHS 40 ASS BAN IND SRL WHM 41 MYA THA VIE 42 BOR MLY MOL PHI 43 BIS NWG SOL 50 QLD (60) nwc van (62) crl mrn
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova