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H Dichanthium annulatum (Forssk.) Stapf is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 408597) with original publication details: Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 178 1917.

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 annulatus Forssk. Synonym M TRO
Andropogon annulatus var. decalvatus Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon comosus Link [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon garipensis Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon nodosus (Willd.) Nash [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon obtusus Nees ex Hook. & Arn. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon scandens Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Bothriochloa tuberculata W.Z.Fang Synonym H WCSP
Dichanthium annulatum var. annulatum Synonym L TRO
Dichanthium annulatum var. bullisetosum B.S.Sun & S.Wang Synonym L WCSP
Dichanthium annulatum var. decalvatum (Hack.) Maire & Weiller Synonym L WCSP
Dichanthium nodosum Willemet [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Gymnandropogon annulatus (Forssk.) Duthie Synonym H WCSP
Lepeocercis annulata (Forssk.) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum annulatum (Forssk.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Dichanthium annulatum var. papillosum (A.Rich.) de Wet & Harlan Accepted L WCSP 5

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-408597.

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