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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cenchrus americanus subsp. chudeaui (Maire & Trab.) Banfi & Galasso, Ital. Botanist 9: 65 (2020).

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 Maire & Trab., Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sťr. 2, 3: 523 (1931).

Pennisetum violaceum var. chudeaui (Maire & Trab.) Maire, Fl. Afrique N. 1: 337 (1952).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts