⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-447014, 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 447014) with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 770 1894.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:424604-1.