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  • Cenchrus carolinianus Walter

This is a synonym of Cenchrus spinifex Cav.

Cenchrus carolinianus Walter appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Carol.: 79 (1788)

Not accepted by

  • 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 Cenchrus longispinus.]
  • Verloove, F. & Sánchez Gullón, E. (2012). A taxonomic recision of non-native Cenchrus s.str. (Panicae, Poaceae) in the Mediterranean area Willdenowia 42: 67-75. [Cited as Cenchrus spinifex.]

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