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H Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 406132) with original publication details: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1906: 322 1906.

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 cerifer Hack. Synonym M TRO
Andropogon ceriferus Hack. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon citratus DC. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon citriodorus Desf. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon fragrans C.Cordem. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon nardus subsp. ceriferus (Hack.) Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon nardus var. ceriferus (Hack.) Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon roxburghii Nees ex Steud. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-406132.

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