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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Cenchrus caninus Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 127 (2010), not validly publ.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus elegans (Hassk.) Veldkamp, Blumea 59: 68 (2014).
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 caninum Koord., Exkurs.-Fl. Java 1: 140 (1911).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts