Ischaemum magnum Rendle

First published in J. Bot. 32: 102 (1894)
This name is a synonym of Ischaemum barbatum

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Middleton, D.J. & al. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Singapore 7: 1-525. Singapore Botanic Gardens. [Cited as Ischaemum barbatum.]
  • Turner, I.M., Middleton, D.J., Duistermaat, H. & Veldkamp, J.F. (2019). Flora of Singapore precursors, 6: Typification of grass names relevant to the flora of Singapore. Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 71: 1-44. [Cited as Ischaemum barbatum.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Ischaemum magnum.]
  • Gilliland, H.B. (1971). A revised flora of Malaya 3: 1-319. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Singapore. [Cited as Ischaemum magnum.]
  • Traiperm, P., Boonkerd, T., Chantaranothai, P. & Simpson, D.A. (2012). Notes on the genus Ischaemum (Poaceae). Kew Bulletin 67: 75-79. [Cited as Ischaemum magnum.]
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya. Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655. [Cited as Ischaemum magnum.]
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2006). Poaceae. Flora of China 22: 1-733. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Ischaemum magnum.]

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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