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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Tricholaena grandiflora Hochst., Flora 24(1 Intell.): 19 (1841).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melinis repens subsp. grandiflora (Hochst.) Zizka, Biblioth. Bot. 38: 60 (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 insigne Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2: 258 (1841).

Saccharum grandiflorum (Hochst.) Walp., Ann. Bot. Syst. 3: 792 (1853).

Monachyron grandiflorum (Hochst.) Martelli, Fl. Bogos.: 94 (1886).

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