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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Saccharum bengalense Retz., Observ. Bot. 5: 16 (1789).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Tripidium bengalense (Retz.) H.Scholz, Willdenowia 36: 664 (2006).
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:

Erianthus bengalensis (Retz.) Bharadw., Basu Chaudh. & Sinha, Agra Univ. J. Res., Sci. 5: 311 (1957).

Ripidium bengalense (Retz.) Grassl, Proc. Congr. Int. Soc. Sugar Cane Technol. 14: 244 (1972).

Tripidium bengalense (Retz.) H.Scholz, Willdenowia 36: 664 (2006).

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