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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cenchrus thunbergii (Kunth) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 129 (2010), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus geniculatus Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 24 (1794).
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:

* Pennisetum thunbergii Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 50 (1829).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts