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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus orientalis subsp. triflorum (Nees ex Steud.) Acev.-Rodr. & M.T.Strong, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98: 723 (2012), without basionym citation.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus orientalis (Rich.) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 128 (2010).
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 triflorum Nees ex Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 107 (1854).

Pennisetum orientale var. triflorum (Nees ex Steud.) Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 86 (1896).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts