Cenchrus hohenackeri (Hochst. ex Steud.) Morrone

First published in Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 128 (2010)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Tropical Africa, Madagascar, Indian Subcontinent. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

India, Kenya, Madagascar, Nepal, Pakistan, Tanzania, Uganda

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Clayton, W.D. & Renvoize, S.A. (1982). Gramineae. Flora of Tropical East Africa 3: 451-898.
  • Cope, T.A. (1982). Flora of Pakistan 143: 1-678. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • Press, J.R. et al. (2000). Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal: i-x, 1-430. Natural History Museum, London.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Fries, R.E. [655], Kenya Pennisetum hohenackeri K000281214 isosyntype Yes
Taylor, H.J. [1296], Kenya Pennisetum hohenackeri K000281216 holotype Yes
Taylor, H.J. [1296], Kenya Pennisetum hohenackeri K000281215 Unknown type material Yes
Wight, R. [1663], India Pennisetum hohenackeri K000245382 isotype Yes
Stocks, J.E. [s.n.], India Pennisetum hohenackeri K000245383 Unknown type material Yes
Hohenacker, R.F. [930], India Pennisetum hohenackeri K000245384 syntype Yes
Parker, G.W. [s.n.], Madagascar Pennisetum hohenackeri K000244626 Yes
Baron, R. [3294], Madagascar Pennisetum hohenackeri K000244662 Yes
Baron, R. [683], Madagascar Pennisetum hohenackeri K000244663 Unknown type material Yes
Scott Elliot, G.F. [s.n.], Madagascar Pennisetum hohenackeri K000244664 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], India Pennisetum hohenackeri K001056146 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0