Cenchrus pedicellatus (Trin.) Morrone

First published in Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 128 (2010)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Cape Verde, Tropical Africa, Madagascar, Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Repu, Chad, Congo, East Himalaya, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Myanmar, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zambia

Introduced into:

Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Florida, New Caledonia, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Trinidad-Tobago, Western Australia

Synonyms

Homotypic 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

  • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
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  • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(2): 1-94. ORSTOM, Bangui.
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  • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • MacKee, H.S. (1994). Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultivées en Nouvelle-Calédonie, ed. 2: 1-164. Museum national d'histoire naturelle, Paris.
  • Noltie, H.J. (2000). Flora of Bhutan 3(2): 457-883. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Veldkamp, J.F. (2014). A revision of Cenchrus incl. Pennisetum (Gramineae) in Malesia with some general nomenclatural notes. Blumea 59: 59-75.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 1961 Hagerup, O. [376], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386521 No
Feb 1, 1961 Davey, J.T. [215], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386520 No
Feb 1, 1961 Davey, J.T. [43], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386525 No
Rose Innes, R. [30227], Ghana Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281174 isotype Yes
Leprieur, Senegal Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281175 Yes
Schimper [793], Ethiopia Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281239 isotype Yes
Quartin-Dillon [164], Ethiopia Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281240 isotype Yes
Kotschy [394], Sudan Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281241 isotype Yes
Charoenphol, Ch. [4535], Thailand Pennisetum pedicellatum K000688361 No
Aké Assi, L. [6434], Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386515 No
Rogeon, J.-.F. [282], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386524 No
Nascimento, M.S.B. [1271], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106039 Yes
Coradin, L. [2092], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106041 Yes
Yotsumoto, T. [1], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106042 Yes
Sihvonen, J. [98], Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386512 No
Bona Nascimento, M.S. [1193], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106046 Yes
Chevalier, A. [29987], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386523 No
Bamps [2475], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386519 No
Hastchbach, G. [59571], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106045 Yes
Nee, M. [42746], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106040 Yes
Scholz [41], Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386513 No
Chevalier, A. [2264], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386522 No
Farrow, R.A. [96], Niger Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386518 No
Parker, C. [1982], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386516 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386510 No
Nascimento, M.S.B. [1295], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106047 Yes
Laegaard, S. [21763], Thailand Pennisetum pedicellatum K000688360 No
Brooks, R.R. [471], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106044 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [1672], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106043 Yes
Hoock, J. [976], Guyana Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106038 Yes
Parker, C. [1983], Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386517 No
Naegele, A. [26], Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386511 No
Nascimento, M.S.B. [1335], Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106048 Yes

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    • 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