⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-446988, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melinis repens subsp. grandiflora (Hochst.) Zizka.
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 446988) with original publication details: Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 30: 143 1888.