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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Setaria lutescens F.T.Hubb., Rhodora 18: 232 (1916), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus americanus (L.) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 127 (2010).
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:

* Panicum lutescens Weigel, Observ. Bot.: 20 (1772), nom. superfl.

Chaetochloa lutescens Stuntz, Invent. Seeds U.S.D.A. Bur. Pl. Industr. 31: 86 (1914), nom. superfl.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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