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H Melanocenchris abyssinica (R.Br. ex Fresen.) Hochst. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 423377) with original publication details: Flora 38: 274 1855.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Eutriana abyssinica R.Br. ex Fresen. Synonym H WCSP
Melanocenchris plumosa (Steud.) Hochst. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Melanocenchris plumosa Jaub. & Spach Synonym M TRO
Pennisetum plumosum Hochst. ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Ptiloneilema plumosum Steud. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-423377, and has not been changed.