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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cenchrus orientalis (Rich.) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 128 (2010).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: N. Africa to Caucasus and Indian Subcontinent
(12) spa (13) grc 20 ALG EGY MOR 24 SOC 32 TKM TZK 33 TCS 34 AFG IRN IRQ LBS PAL SIN TUR 35 GST OMA SAU (38) jap 40 BAN EHM IND NEP PAK SRL WHM 41 MYA (42) jaw (43) nwg (62) mrn (79) mxc mxe mxg mxs (81) cub jam lee trt
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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: R.Govaerts