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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melinis minutiflora var. effusa Rendle in W.P.Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 200 (1899).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melinis effusa (Rendle) Stapf, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1926: 444 (1926).
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:

Melinis effusa (Rendle) Stapf, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1926: 444 (1926).

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