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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cenchrus polystachios (L.) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 129 (2010).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Setaria parviflora (Poir.) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 120: 161 (1987).
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:

* Panicum polystachion L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 870 (1759).

Pennisetum polystachion (L.) Schult., Mant. 2: 146 (1824).

Gymnotrix polystachion (L.) Sw. ex Trin., Gram. Panic.: 66 (1826).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts