Cenchrus monostigma (Pilg.) Morrone

First published in Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 128 (2010)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Sierra Leone, Nigeria to Cameroon. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the montane tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria, Sierra Leone

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

  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(2): 277-574.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4129], Cameroon Pennisetum monostigma K000107882 No
Jun 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [9705], Cameroon Pennisetum monostigma K000107880 No
Jun 1, 2001 Onana, J.-M. [586], Cameroon Pennisetum monostigma K000107881 No
May 1, 1932 Maitland, T.D. [881], Cameroon Pennisetum monostigma K000281165 Yes
Jacques-Félix, H. [2862], Cameroon Pennisetum monostigma K000281164 isotype Yes
Maitland, T.D. [881], Cameroon Pennisetum monostigma K000281166 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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