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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus inflexus Poir. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl. 6: 50 (1804).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Echinolaena inflexa (Poir.) Chase, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 24: 117 (1911).
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:

Echinolaena hirta Desv., J. Bot. (Paris) 1: 75 (1808), nom. superfl.

Echinolaena inflexa (Poir.) Chase, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 24: 117 (1911).

Pseudechinolaena inflexa (Poir.) Pittier, Bol. Tecn. Minist. Agric. 1: 4 (1937).

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