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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus americanus subsp. monodii (Maire) Sosef, Pl. Ecol. Evol. 152: 555 (2019).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus violaceus (Lam.) Morrone, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 130 (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 chudeaui subsp. monodii Maire, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sÚr. 2, 3: 252 (1931).

Pennisetum americanum subsp. monodii (Maire) Brunken, Amer. J. Bot. 64: 170 (1977).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts