Taxon: Pennisetum setaceum (Forssk.) Chiov.

Synonym of Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone

 
Genus: Pennisetum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 27214
Place of publication: Boll. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1923:113. 1923
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 17-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Feb-2016
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Egypt [Sinai]


    Cultivated

    Northern America
    • United States


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Louisiana]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.)]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]


References:

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Check other web resources for Pennisetum setaceum (Forssk.) Chiov. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • 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.

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=27214. Accessed 19 April 2018.