Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus echinatus L., Sp. Pl.: 1050 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: C. & S. U.S.A. to Trop. & Subtrop. America
(11) cze (13) grc (20) egy (21) cny cvi (22) gha ivo nga tog (23) eqg gab (25) ken tan (29) ald cgs mau mci mdg reu rod sey (34) lbs pal (35) gst oma sau (36) chc chh chs (38) jap nns tai (40) ban ind srl (41) scs (42) bor cki lsi mly phi (43) nwg sol (50) nta (60) fij gil nru nue nwc phx sam tok ton tuv van wal (61) coo eas lin mrq sci tua tub (62) crl mas mrn mrs wak (63) haw 74 KAN OKL (75) mai ver 76 ARI CAL NEV 77 NWM TEX 78 ALA ARK FLA GEO KTY LOU MRY MSI NCA SCA TEN VRG WDC 79 MXC MXE MXG mxi MXN MXS MXT 80 BLZ COS CPI ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 ARU BAH BER CAY CUB DOM HAI JAM LEE NLA PUE SWC TCI TRT VNA WIN 82 FRG GUY SUR VEN 83 BOL CLM ECU GAL PER 84 BZC BZE BZL BZN BZS 85 AGE AGW CLN CLS DSV PAR URU
Lifeform: Ther.
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