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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cynodon aethiopicus Clayton & J.R.Harlan, Kew Bull. 24: 187 (1970).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Nigeria, Ethiopia to Botswana
(22) ben NGA 23 BUR RWA ZAI 24 ETH SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT cpp nat tvl (50) qld (63) haw (77) tex (81) trt
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova