Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06315 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) C.E. Hubb.
Common name   rose Natal grass
A. Bench   s.n.  
   with W. Yates
Coll. Date 14 May 2002 
Geography United States.  Hawaii.  Hawaii County
Locality Hawaii Island, Rainbow Falls. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes [=Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka] 


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka

     Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) C.E. Hubbard
     Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) C.E. Hubbard
     Rhynchelytrum roseum (Nees) Stapf & C.E. Hubbard ex Bews
     Saccharum repens Willd.
     Tricholaena repens (Willd.) A.S. Hitchc.
     Tricholaena rosea Nees

Common Name(s): rose Natal grass, Natal grass, rose Natal grass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565301, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Melinis
                                        Species: Melinis repens


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06315s1.jpg

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Taxon Links for species Rhynchelytrum repens  (Willd.) C.E. Hubb.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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