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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Tricholaena arenaria Nees, Index Seminum (WROCL, Wratislaviensi) 1835: 3 (1836).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tricholaena capensis subsp. arenaria (Nees) Zizka, Biblioth. Bot. 138: 49 (1988).
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 ammophilum Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 92 (1854).

Melinis arenaria (Nees) Hack., Oesterr. Bot. Z. 51: 464 (1901).

Xyochlaena arenaria (Nees) Stapf, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 31: t. 3098 (1922).

Tricholaena capensis subsp. arenaria (Nees) Zizka, Biblioth. Bot. 138: 49 (1988).

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