The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Dichanthium aristatum (Poir.) C.E.Hubb. 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 408602) with original publication details: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1939: 654 1940.

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 aristatus Poir. Synonym M TRO
Andropogon caricosus subsp. mollicomus (Kunth) Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon caricosus var. mollicomus (Kunth) Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon incurvatus J.Koenig ex Trin. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon koenigii Raeusch. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon mollicomus Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon pubescens Willd. ex Kunth [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Dichanthium caricosum var. mollicomum (Hack.) Haines Synonym L WCSP
Diplasanthum lanosum Desv. Synonym H WCSP
Lepeocercis digitata Nees Synonym H WCSP
Lepeocercis mollicoma (Kunth) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Lepeocercis mollissima Nees ex Baker [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-408602, and has not been changed.