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Taxon: Pennisetum clandestinum Hochst. ex Chiov.

Synonym of Cenchrus clandestinus (Hochst. ex Chiov.) Morrone

 
Genus: Pennisetum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 27178
Place of publication: Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 8:41. 1903, nom. cons. prop.
Link to protologue:
Comment: proposed for conservation (nom. cons. prop.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4) P. longistylum Hochst., nom. rej. prop.
Name Verified on: 17-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

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Check other web resources for Pennisetum clandestinum Hochst. ex Chiov. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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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=27178. Accessed 17 November 2018.