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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cenchrus echinatus var. brevisetus (E.Fourn. ex Hemsl.) Scribn., Publ. Field Columb. Mus., Bot. Ser. 2: 26 (1900).

This name is a synonym.

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

* Cenchrus brevisetus E.Fourn. ex Hemsl., Biol. Cent.-Amer., Bot. 3: 506 (1885).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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