Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Lorenzochloa erectifolia (Swallen) Reeder & C.Reeder, Bol. Soc. Argent. Bot. 11: 239 (1969).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Ortachne erectifolia (Swallen) Clayton, Kew Bull. 40: 729 (1985).
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:

* Muhlenbergia erectifolia Swallen, J. Washington Acad. Sci. 21: 15 (1931).

Parodiella erectifolia (Swallen) Reeder & C.Reeder, Bol. Soc. Argent. Bot. 12: 279 (1968).

Ortachne erectifolia (Swallen) Clayton, Kew Bull. 40: 729 (1985).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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