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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Desmazeria capensis E.Phillips, Intr. S. Afr. Grass. 4: t. 101 (1931), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tribolium uniolae (L.f.) Renvoize, Kew Bull. 40: 797 (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:

* Triticum capense Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 24 (1815), nom. superfl.

Uniola capensis Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 360 (1830), nom. superfl.

Brizopyrum capense Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 371 (1841), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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