African Plant Database


Cenchrus americanus (L.) Morrone
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106(1): 127 (2010)
Information on the genus : Cenchrus
Basionym : Panicum americanum L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : (weed)
Status for SA : (weed)
Status for TA : (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pennisetum americanum (L.) Leeke subsp. americanum
 Panicum americanum L. (1753)
 Pennisetum americanum (L.) K. Schum. (1895)
 Pennisetum americanum (L.) Leeke
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Panicum glaucum L. (1753)
=Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br. (1810)
=Setaria glauca (L.) P. Beauv. (1812)
=Pennisetum albicauda Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum spicatum var. echinurus K. Schum.
=Pennisetum echinurus (K. Schum.) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Pennisetum nigritarum (Schltdl.) T. Durand & Schinz
=Penicillaria nigritana Schltdl. (1852)
=Alopecurus typhoides Burm. f.
=Pennisetum typhoides (Burm. f.) Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum pycnostachyum (Steud.) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Cenchrus pycnostachyus Steud. (1854)
=Penicillaria deflexa Andersson ex A. Br. & Bouché (1855)
=Pennisetum malacochaete Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum ancylochaete Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum cinereum Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum gambiense Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum gibbosum Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum leonis Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Pennisetum maiwa Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=*Panicum lutescens Weigel (1772)
=Holcus spicatus L. (1759)
=Cenchrus spicatus (L.) Cav. (1802)
=Penicillaria spicata (L.) Willd. (1809)
=Pennisetum americanum subsp. spicatum (L.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=Pennisetum americanum subsp. typhoideum (Rich.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=Pennisetum spicatum (L.) Körn.
=Penicillaria nubica A. Braun (1861)
=Pennisetum spicatum var. nubicum (A. Braun) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cenchrus americanus subsp. stenostachyus (Klotzsch ex A. Braun & Bouché) Sosef (2019)
Cenchrus americanus subsp. monodii (Maire) Sosef

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 The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°229086 created 2013-07-04
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