Taxon: Pennisetum alopecuroides (L.) Spreng.

Synonym of Cenchrus purpurascens Thunb.

 
Genus: Pennisetum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 27168
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 1:303. 1824 ("1825")
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 17-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2016
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  4. Chemisquy, M. A. et al. 2010. Phylogenetic studies favour the unification of Pennisetum, Cenchrus and Odontelytrum (Poaceae): a combined nuclear, plastid and morphological analysis, and nomenclatural combinations in Cenchrus Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 106:127.
  5. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  8. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  11. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
  12. Huang, D. et al. 2010. Grass hedges for the protection of sloping lands from runoff and soil loss: An example from Northern China Soil Tillage Res. 110:251-256.
  13. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  14. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  15. Meyer, M. H. 2012. Chapter 3. Ornamental grasses in the United States Hort. Rev. 39:121-152.
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  18. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  19. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  20. Wilson, S. B. & G. W. Knox 2009. Landscape performance of green fountain grass alternatives grown in northern and southern Florida HortTechnol. 19:471-476.
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?27168. Accessed 23 April 2018.