⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-412937, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Megastachya mucronata (Poir.) P.Beauv..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 412937) with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 887 1894.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:401380-1.