Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus bambusiformis (E.Fourn.) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 127 (2010).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus preslii (Kunth) ined..
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:

* Gymnotrix bambusiformis E.Fourn., Mexic. Pl. 2: 48 (1886).

Pennisetum bambusiforme (E.Fourn.) Hemsl., Biol. Cent.-Amer., Bot. 4: 447 (1888).

Pennisetum tristachyum var. bambusiforme (E.Fourn.) Leeke, Z. Naturwiss. 79: 33 (1907).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts