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H Chrysopogon zizanioides (L.) Roberty 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 405169) with original publication details: Bull. Inst. Franç. Afrique Noire, A 22: 106 1960.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Agrostis verticillata Lam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Anatherum muricatum (Retz.) P.Beauv. Synonym H WCSP
Anatherum zizanioides (L.) Hitchc. & Chase Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon aromaticus Roxb. ex Schult. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon muricatum Retz. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon muricatus Retz. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon nardus Blanco [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon odoratus Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon zizanioides (L.) Urb. Synonym H WCSP
Chamaeraphis muricata (Retz.) Merr. Synonym H WCSP
Holcus zizanioides (L.) Stuck. Synonym H WCSP
Oplismenus abortivus Roem. & Schult. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Phalaris zizanioides L. Synonym H WCSP
Rhaphis muricata (Retz.) Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Rhaphis zizanioides (L.) Roberty Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum zizanioides (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria arundinacea Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria muricata (Retz.) Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria odorata Virey Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria odoratissima Lem.-Lis. Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria zizanioides (L.) Nash Synonym H WCSP
Vetiveria zizanioides var. tonkinensis A.Camus Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-405169, and has not been changed.