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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melinis teneriffiae (L.f.) Hack., Oesterr. Bot. Z. 51: 464 (1901).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tricholaena teneriffae (L.f.) Link, Handbuch 1: 91 (1829).
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:

* Saccharum teneriffae L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 106 (1782).

Panicum teneriffae (L.f.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 215 (1824).

Panicum plumosum C.Presl, Fl. Sicul.: xliii (1826), nom. superfl.

Panicum saccharoides Trin., Gram. Panic.: 245 (1826), nom. superfl.

Tricholaena teneriffae (L.f.) Link, Handbuch 1: 91 (1829).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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