⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50145132, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Desmostachya bipinnata (L.) Stapf.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50145132) with original publication details: Fl. Cap. 7: 632 632 1900.