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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica latifolia Roxb. ex Hornem., Hort. Bot. Hafn., Suppl.: 117 (1819).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Thysanolaena latifolia (Roxb. ex Hornem.) Honda, J. Fac. Sci. Univ. Tokyo, Sect. 3, Bot. 3: 312 (1930).
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:

Panicum acariferum Trin., Sp. Gram. 1: t. 87 (1827), nom. superfl.

Thysanolaena acarifera Arn. & Nees in C.G.D.Nees von Esenbeck, Gramineae: 49 (1841), nom. superfl.

Thysanolaena latifolia (Roxb. ex Hornem.) Honda, J. Fac. Sci. Univ. Tokyo, Sect. 3, Bot. 3: 312 (1930).

Neyraudia acarifera (Roxb. ex Hornem.) Conert, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 78: 240 (1959).

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