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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melinis macrochaeta Stapf & C.E.Hubb., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1926: 443 (1926).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. & S. Africa
22 BEN IVO NGA 23 BUR CAF CMN ZAI 24 ETH SUD 25 TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 NAT SWZ TVL
Lifeform: Ther. or hemicr.
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