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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus pilosus Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 116 (1816).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: C. Mexico to Venezuela and N. Chile
79 MXC MXG MXS MXT 80 COS ELS GUA HON NIC 81 ARU NLA VNA 82 VEN 83 CLM ECU gal PER 85 CLN
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