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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-432944, with some changes.

H Pennisetum setaceum (Forssk.) Chiov. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 432944) with original publication details: Boll. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1923: 113 1923.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone Synonym M TRO
Pennisetum cupreum Hitchc. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum erythraeum Chiov. Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum macrostachyon Fresen. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum macrostachyum Fresen. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum numidicum Paris [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum orientale var. altissimum Chiov. Synonym L WCSP
Pennisetum orientale subsp. parisii Trab. Synonym L WCSP
Pennisetum orientale var. parisii (Trab.) Leeke Synonym L WCSP
Pennisetum parisii (Trab.) Trab. Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum phalaroides Schult. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum rueppelianum Hort Synonym M TRO
Pennisetum ruppellii Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum ruppellii var. depauperatum Schweinf. Synonym L WCSP
Pennisetum scoparium Chiov. Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum setaceum var. parisii (Trab.) Maire Synonym L TRO
Pennisetum spectabile Fig. & De Not. Synonym H WCSP
Pennisetum tiberiadis Boiss. Synonym H WCSP
Phalaris setacea Forssk. Synonym H WCSP

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