⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-412277, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Desmostachya bipinnata (L.) Stapf.
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 412277) with original publication details: Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas C: 113 1895.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:400857-1.