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H Exotheca abyssinica (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Andersson is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 414135) with original publication details: Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. III, 2: 253 1856.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Andropogon exothecus Hack. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon monatherus A.Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Anthistiria abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Cymbopogon chevalieri A.Camus Synonym H WCSP
Exotheca chevalieri (A.Camus) A.Camus ex M.Schmid [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Hyparrhenia abyssinica (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Roberty Synonym H WCSP
Hyparrhenia monathera (A.Rich.) Schweinf. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum exothecum (Hack.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum monatherum (A.Rich.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-414135, and has not been changed.