Taxon: Pennisetum americanum (L.) Leeke

Synonym of Cenchrus americanus (L.) Morrone

 
Genus: Pennisetum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 27170
Place of publication: Z. Naturwiss. 79:52. 1907
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 05-Nov-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2016
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Brunken, J. N. 1977. A systematic study of Pennisteum sect. Pennisetum (Gramineae) Amer. J. Bot. 64:165.
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  5. Terrell, E. E. 1976. The correct names for pearl millet and yellow foxtail (Taxon) 25:297-304.
  6. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

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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?id=27170. Accessed 21 April 2018.