African Plant Database


Cenchrus polystachios (L.) Morrone
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Bot. (Oxford), n. s. 106: 129 (2012) 
Information on the genus : Cenchrus
Basionym : Panicum polystachion L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pennisetum polystachion (L.) Schult. subsp. polystachion
 Panicum polystachion L.
 Pennisetum polystachion (L.) Schult. (1824)
 Cenchrus polystachios (L.) Morrone subsp. polystachios
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pennisetum atrichum Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum polystachion subsp. atrichum (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) Brunken (1979)
=Cenchrus polystachios var. atrichus (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) Morrone (2012)
=Pennisetum ciliatum Parl. (1849)
=Pennisetum myurus Parl. (1849)
=Cenchrus setosus Sw.
=Pennisetum polystachion subsp. setosum (Sw.) Brunken
=Pennisetum gabonense Franch. (1895)
=Pennisetum stenostachyum Peter (1930)
=Pennisetum subangustum (Schumach.) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Panicum subangustum Schumach. (1827)
=Cenchrus subangustus (Schumach.) Morrone (2012)
=Panicum cauda-ratti Schumach. (1827)
=Pennisetum elegans Nees ex Steud. (1854)
=Pennisetum gracile Benth. (1849)
=Pennisetum reversum Hack. (1889)
=Pennisetum tenuispiculatum Steud. (1854)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cenchrus polystachios (L.) Morrone subsp. polystachios
Cenchrus polystachios subsp. atrichus (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) Morrone

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
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Record n°228095 created 2012-12-02 - modified 2013-05-23
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