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H Saccharum bengalense Retz. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 439873) with original publication details: Observ. Bot. 5: 16 1789.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Erianthus bengalensis (Retz.) Bharadw., Basu Chaudh. & Sinha Synonym H WCSP
Erianthus bengalensis (Retz.) Hubbard. & Vaughn ex Stewart Synonym M TRO
Erianthus ciliaris (Andersson) Jeswiet Synonym H WCSP
Erianthus ciliaris var. elegans Jeswiet Synonym L WCSP
Erianthus elegans (Jeswiet) Rümke Synonym H WCSP
Erianthus munja (Roxb.) Jeswiet Synonym H WCSP
Erianthus procerus var. elegans (Jeswiet ex Backer) Mukherjee Synonym L TRO
Erianthus sara (Roxb.) Rümke Synonym H WCSP
Imperata sara (Roxb.) Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Ripidium bengalense (Retz.) Grassl Synonym H WCSP
Saccharum ciliare Andersson Synonym H WCSP
Saccharum elegans (Jeswiet ex Backer) Veldkamp Synonym H WCSP
Saccharum munja Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Saccharum sara Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Tripidium bengalense (Retz.) H.Scholz Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-439873.

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