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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Merxmuellera disticha (Nees) Conert, Senckenberg. Biol. 51: 132 (1970).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tenaxia disticha (Nees) N.P.Barker & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 352 (2010).
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:

* Danthonia disticha Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 335 (1841).

Rytidosperma distichum (Nees) Cope, Fl. Zambes. 10(2): 9 (1999).

Tenaxia disticha (Nees) N.P.Barker & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 352 (2010).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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