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H Chrysopogon nigritanus (Benth.) Veldkamp is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 405118) with original publication details: Austrobaileya 5: 526 1999.

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
Andropogon nigritanus Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon squarrosus var. nigritanus (Benth.) Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon zizanioides var. nigritanus (Benth.) A.Chev. Synonym L WCSP
Chrysopogon zizanioides var. nigritana (Benth.) Roberty Synonym L WCSP
Jardinea kibambeleensis Vanderyst [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Mandelorna insignis Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Rhaphis zizanioides var. nigritanus (Benth.) Roberty Synonym L TRO
Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria zizanioides var. nigritana (Benth.) A.Camus Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-405118, and has not been changed.