Pennisetum stramineum Peter

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 40(1 Anh.): 71 (1930)
This name is a synonym of Cenchrus stramineus

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Clayton, W.D. & Renvoize, S.A. (1982). Gramineae. Flora of Tropical East Africa 3: 451-898. [Cited as Pennisetum stramineum.]
  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pennisetum stramineum.]
  • Cope, T.A., Knees, S.G. & Miller, A.G. (2007). Flora of the Arabian peninsula and Socotra 5(1): 1-387. Edinburgh University Press. [Cited as Pennisetum stramineum.]
  • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1995). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 7: 1-430. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps. [Cited as Pennisetum stramineum.]
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1995). Flora of Somalia 4: i-ii, 1-298. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pennisetum stramineum.]
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A Handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pennisetum stramineum.]

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 4, (1995) Author: by T. A. Cope [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • A.V. Bogdan, A Revised List of Kenya Grasses p. 53 (1958).
  • Chiov. et al., Miss. Biol. Borana, Race. Bot.: 277 (1939).
  • D.M. Napper, Grasses of Tanganyika: 89 (1965).
  • Edwards & Bogdan, Imp. Grassl. Pl. Kenya: 68 (1951).
  • Peter, Flora von Deutsch-Ostafrika 1, Ann.: 71, fig. 37 (1930).
  • Stapf & C. E. Hubbard in Flora of Tropical Africa 9: 985 (1934).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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