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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-403941, with some changes.

H Cenchrus incertus M.A.Curtis 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 403941) with original publication details: Boston J. Nat. Hist. 1: 135 1837.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cenchrus albertsonii Runyon Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus bambusoides Caro & E.A.Sánchez Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus humilis Hitchc. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus microcephalus Nash ex Hitchc. & Chase Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus muricatus Phil. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus parviceps Shinners Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus pauciflorus Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus pauciflorus var. muricatus Caro & E.A.Sánchez Synonym L WCSP
Cenchrus pauciflorus var. pauciflorus Synonym L TRO
Cenchrus roseus E.Fourn. ex Hemsl. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus roseus E. Fourn. Synonym M TRO
Cenchrus strictus Chapm. Synonym H WCSP

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