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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Merostachys ternata Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 529 (1829).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: E. & S. Brazil
84 BZE BZL BZS
Lifeform: Bamboo
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova