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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Merostachys racemiflora (Steud.) E.Fourn., Mexic. Pl. 2: 131 (1886).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Rhipidocladum racemiflorum (Steud.) McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 106 (1973).
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:

* Arthrostylidium racemiflorum Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 336 (1854).

Arundinaria racemiflora (Steud.) Hack., Oesterr. Bot. Z. 53: 516 (1903).

Rhipidocladum racemiflorum (Steud.) McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 106 (1973).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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