Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus caliculatus Cav., Icon. 5: 39 (1799).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Lesser Sunda Is. to N. & E. Australia and Pacific
42 LSI phi (43) bis NWG 50 NFK NSW NTA QLD WAU 51 KER NZN 60 FIJ NUE NWC SAM TON VAN 61 COO MRQ PIT SCI TUA TUB 63 HAW
Lifeform: Hemicr.
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