African Plant Database

Centotheca mucronata (Poir.) Kuntze
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Centotheca
Basionym : Poa mucronata Poir.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Megastachya mucronata (Poir.) P. Beauv.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Megastachya mucronata (Poir.) P. Beauv. (1812)
 Poa mucronata Poir.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Poa madagascariensis Lam. (1791)
=Eragrostis madagascariensis (Lam.) Steud. (1854)
=Megastachya madagascariensis (Lam.) Chase (1962)
=Centotheca latifolia Trin.
=Centotheca maxima Peter (1930)
=Centotheca owariensis Hack. (1864)
=Eragrostis beninensis Steud. (1840)
=Eragrostis jardinii Steud. (1854)
=Leersia disticha Benth. (1849)
=Eragrostis maxima Baker (1885)
=Megastachya maxima Bojer
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