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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-403881, with some changes.

H Cenchrus biflorus Roxb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cenchrus (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 403881) with original publication details: Fl. Ind. 1: 238 1820.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cenchrus annularis Andersson Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus barbatus Schumach. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus catharticus Delile Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus catharticus Schltdl. Synonym M TRO
Cenchrus lapeta Ham. ex Stapf [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus leptacanthus A.Camus Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus niloticus Fig. & De Not. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus perinvolucratus Stapf & C.E.Hubb. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus rajasthanensis Kanodia & P.C.Nanda Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus triflorus Aitch. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Elymus caput-medusae Forssk. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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