African Plant Database

Melinis rangei Mez
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 57: 195 (1920) [1922]; Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 57: 195 (1921) 
Information on the genus : Melinis
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melinis repens subsp. grandiflora (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Zizka
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhynchelytrum grandiflorum Hochst. (1844)
=Tricholaena grandiflora Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
=Monachyron grandiflorum (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Martelli (1886)
=Melinis repens subsp. grandiflora (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Zizka (1988)
=Melinis otaviensis Mez (1920)
=Melinis ejubata Mez (1920)
=Melinis bertlingii Mez (1920)
=Melinis pulchra Mez (1920)
=Melinis mutica Mez (1920)
=Melinis seineri Mez (1920)
=Melinis affinis Mez (1920)
=Panicum setinsigne Mez (1905)
=Rhynchelytrum brevipilum (Hack.) Chiov.
=Tricholaena brevipila Hack.
=Rhynchelytrum costatum Stapf & C. E. Hubb. (1930)
=Rhynchelytrum suberostratum Stapf & C. E. Hubb. (1930)
=Rhynchelytrum villosum (Parl.) Chiov.
=Monachyron villosum Parl. (1849)
=Tricholaena rosea var. setosa Peters
=Panicum insigne Steud. (1841)
=Rhynchelytrum microstachyum Balf. f.
=Tricholaena microstachya (Balf. f.) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=*Tricholaena monachyron Oliv. (1895)
=Tricholaena uniglumis T. Durand & Schinz (1894)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Biblioth. Bot. 138: 60 (1988).
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