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Taxon: Enneapogon cenchroides (Roem. & Schult.) C. E. Hubb.

 
Genus: Enneapogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Eragrostideae
Subtribe: Cotteinae
Nomen number: 15170
Place of publication: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1934:119. 1934
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Sep-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Dec-2002
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 14 (6 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • soft-feather pappus grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MIDDLE ATLANTIC OCEAN: St. Helena [Ascension]
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Mozambique, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Eswatini, Namibia, South Africa [Cape Province, KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Transvaal]

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Yemen

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan [Punjab]


    Naturalized



    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]


References:

  1. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Ghazanfar, S. A. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2 (L Oman)
  4. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58 (Grass SAfr)
  5. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia (F Ethiop)
  6. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  7. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  8. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  9. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=15170. Accessed 19 May 2019.