1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Mnesithea Kunth
      1. Mnesithea formosa (R.Br.) de Koning & Sosef

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Sunda Islands to New Guinea and N. Australia.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Lesser Sunda Is., New Guinea, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

    Mnesithea formosa (R.Br.) de Koning & Sosef appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Blumea 31: 288 (1986)

    Accepted by

    • Veldkamp, J.F. & al. (2013). A revision of Mnesithea (Gramineae - Rottboelliinae) in Malesia and Thailand Blumea 58: 277-292.

    Not accepted by

    • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Heteropholis formosa.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Veldkamp, J.F. & al. (2013). A revision of Mnesithea (Gramineae - Rottboelliinae) in Malesia and Thailand Blumea 58: 277-292.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0