Cenchrus procerus (Stapf) Morrone

First published in Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106: 129 (2010)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Uganda to Kenya. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Kenya, Uganda

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

  • Clayton, W.D. & Renvoize, S.A. (1982). Gramineae. Flora of Tropical East Africa 3: 451-898.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 1, 1975 Elliot, G.F.S. [6831], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386421 No
Hitchcock, A.S. [25117], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000281289 holotype Yes
Kerfoot, O. [4004], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386427 No
Bogdan, A. [AB3282], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386419 No
Webster, M.M. [K194], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386428 Yes
Bogdan, A. [AB3286], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386420 No
Mwangangi, O.M. [144], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386422 No
Leippert, H. [5127], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386426 No
Heathcote, O. [AB5366], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386423 Yes
Kutilek, M. [164], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386425 No
Luke, W.R.Q. [7312], Kenya Pennisetum procerum K000386424 No

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East 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