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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Afrachneria capensis (Steud.) Adamson, J. S. African Bot. 5: 53 (1939).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentameris malouinensis (Steud.) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 333 (2010).
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:

* Eriachne capensis Steud., Flora 12: 470 (1829).

Airopsis steudelii Nees, Linnaea 7: 318 (1832), nom. superfl.

Eriachne steudelii Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 278 (1841), nom. superfl.

Achneria capensis (Steud.) T.Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 836 (1894).

Pentaschistis steudelii McClean, S. African J. Sci. 23: 281 (1926).

Afrachneria steudelii (Nees) Fourc., Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa 20: 87 (1941), nom. superfl.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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