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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cymbopogon humboldtii Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 15 (1815), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Hyparrhenia bracteata (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 360 (1919).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

* Andropogon bracteatus Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 914 (1806).

Anthistiria humboldtii Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 369 (1829), nom. superfl.

Sorghum bracteatum (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

Cymbopogon bracteatus (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Hitchc., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 17: 209 (1913).

Hyparrhenia bracteata (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 360 (1919).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova