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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melinis capensis (Licht.) Hack., Oesterr. Bot. Z. 51: 464 (1901).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tricholaena capensis (Licht.) Nees, Index Seminum (WROCL, Wratislaviensi) 1835: 3 (1836).
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 capense Licht. in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 457 (1817).

Tricholaena capensis (Licht.) Nees, Index Seminum (WROCL, Wratislaviensi) 1835: 3 (1836).

Monachyron capense (Licht.) Parl., Fl. Ital. 1: 131 (1850).

Xyochlaena capensis (Licht.) Stapf, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 31: t. 3098 (1922).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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