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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Lophopogon tenax Balansa, J. Bot. (Morot) 4: 83 (1890).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Germainia tenax (Balansa) Chai-Anan, Thai Forest Bull., Bot. 6: 35 (1972).
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:

Sclerandrium tenax (Balansa) Pilg. in H.G.A.Engler, Nat. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 14e: 124 (1940).

Apocopis tridentatus var. tenax (Balansa) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 327 (1960).

Germainia tenax (Balansa) Chai-Anan, Thai Forest Bull., Bot. 6: 35 (1972).

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