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

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].
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  • van der Zon, A.P.M. (2023). Revision of Cenchrus section Brevivalvula (Poaceae: Panicoideae). Kew Bulletin 78: 415-424.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots'. Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
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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.
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  • MacKee, H.S. (1994). Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultivées en Nouvelle-Calédonie, ed. 2: 1-164. Museum national d'histoire naturelle, Paris.
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  • 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.; Olufsen, O. [376] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386521 Yes
Feb 1, 1961 Davey, J.T. [215] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386520 Yes
Feb 1, 1961 Davey, J.T. [43] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386525 Yes
Schimper [793] Ethiopia Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281239 Type Yes
Laegaard, S. [21763] Thailand Pennisetum pedicellatum K000688360 No
Aké Assi, L. [6434] Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386515 Yes
Yotsumoto, T. [1] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106042 Yes
Hastchbach, G. [59571] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106045 Yes
Naegele, A. [26] Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386511 Yes
Brooks, R.R. [471] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106044 Yes
Nascimento, M.S.B. [1335] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106048 Yes
Hoock, J. [976] Guyana Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106038 Yes
Parker, C. [1982] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386516 Yes
Nee, M. [42746] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106040 Yes
Kotschy [394] Sudan Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281241 Type Yes
Bamps [2475] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386519 Yes
Chevalier, A. [29987] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386523 Yes
Rogeon, J.-.F. [282] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386524 Yes
Nascimento, M.S.B. [1271] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106039 Yes
Rose Innes, R. [30227] Ghana Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281174 Isotype Yes
Charoenphol, Ch.; Larsen, K.; Warncke, E. [4535] Thailand Pennisetum pedicellatum K000688361 No
Coradin, L. [2092] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106041 Yes
Leprieur Senegal Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281175 Type Yes
Chevalier, A. [2264] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386522 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386510 No
Parker, C. [1983] Mali Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386517 Yes
Scholz [41] Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386513 Yes
Sihvonen, J. [98] Burkina Faso Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386512 Yes
Quartin-Dillon; Petit [164] Ethiopia Pennisetum pedicellatum K000281240 Isotype Yes
Nascimento, M.S.B. [1295] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106047 Yes
Farrow, R.A. [96] Niger Pennisetum pedicellatum K000386518 Yes
Bona Nascimento, M.S. [1193] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106046 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [1672] Brazil Pennisetum pedicellatum K001106043 Yes

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