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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus pennisetiformis Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 109 (1854).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Mauritania, Niger, Egypt to Kenya, Arabian Pen. to Myanmar
20 EGY 22 MTN NGR 24 DJI ERI ETH SOC SOM SUD 25 KEN 34 IRN SIN 35 GST OMA SAU YEM 40 IND PAK SRL 41 MYA
Lifeform: Ther. or 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