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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Tricholaena fusca (Roxb.) Schult., Mant. 2: 164 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Miscanthus fuscus (Roxb.) Benth., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19: 65 (1881).
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 fuscum Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 236 (1820).

Eriochrysis fusca (Roxb.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 2: 315 (1832).

Eriochrysis attenuata Nees ex Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 411 (1854), nom. superfl.

Miscanthus fuscus (Roxb.) Benth., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19: 65 (1881).

Sclerostachya fusca (Roxb.) A.Camus in H.Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 7: 243 (1922).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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