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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melinis monachne var. minor (Hack.) Pilg., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 52 (1902).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tricholaena monachne (Trin.) Stapf & C.E.Hubb. in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 909 (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 madagascariense var. minus Hack., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 11: 400 (1889).

Xyochlaena monachne var. minor (Hack.) Hack. ex Garab., Ann. S. African Mus. 16: 395 (1925).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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