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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Tricholaena setifolia Stapf in W.H.Harvey & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Cap. 7: 442 (1899).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melinis nerviglumis (Franch.) Zizka, Biblioth. Bot. 138: 111 (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:

Melinis setifolia (Stapf) Hack., Oesterr. Bot. Z. 51: 464 (1901).

Rhynchelythrum setifolium (Stapf) Chiov., Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 8: 310 (1908 publ. 1907).

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