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  • Penicillaria plukenetii Link

This is a synonym of Cenchrus americanus (L.) Morrone

Penicillaria plukenetii Link appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Hort. Berol. 1: 221 (1827)

Not accepted by

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pennisetum glaucum.]
  • Veldkamp, J.F. (2014). A revision of Cenchrus incl. Pennisetum (Gramineae) in Malesia with some general nomenclatural notes Blumea 59: 59-75. [Cited as Cenchrus americanus.]

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