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H Megastachya madagascariensis (Lam.) Chase is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Megastachya (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 423335) with original publication details: Index Grass Sp. 3: 146 1962.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Centotheca madagascariensis (Lam.) Hack. ex Scott-Elliot Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis madagascariensis (Lam.) Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Poa madagascariensis Lam. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-423335, and has not been changed.