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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Tricholaena ruficoma (Hochst. ex Steud.) Hack., Bol. Soc. Brot. 6: 142 (1888).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melinis repens subsp. repens.
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:

* Rhynchelythrum ruficomum Hochst. ex Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 120 (1854).

Melinis ruficoma (Hochst. ex Steud.) Chiov., Ann. Bot. (Rome) 5: 62 (1906).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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