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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Pennisetum myosuroides (Kunth) Spreng., Syst. Veg., 1: 303 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cenchrus myosuroides Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 115 (1816).
Family: Poaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Cenchrus myosuroides Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 115 (1816).

Cenchropsis myosuroides (Kunth) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 109 (1903).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova