The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Cenchrus brownii Roem. & Schult. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 403883) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 2: 258 1817.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cenchrus dactylolepis Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus echinatus Steud. ex Döll [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus echinatus var. viridis (Spreng.) Spreng. ex Griseb. Synonym L WCSP
Cenchrus inflexus R.Br. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus rigidus Willd. ex Döll [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus viridis Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Cenchrus viridis var. macrocephalus Döll Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-403883, and has not been changed.