Taxon profile


Imperata Cirillo

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  subfamily Panicoideae

Scientific synonyms

Syllepis E.Fourn.

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Imperata brasiliensis Trin. - Brazilian Satintail
species Imperata brevifolia Vasey - California Satintail
species Imperata cheesemanii Hack.
species Imperata condensata Steud.
species Imperata conferta (J.Presl) Ohwi
species Imperata contracta (Kunth) A.S. Hitchc. - Guayanilla
species Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. - Cogongrass

Imperata cylindrica

species Imperata flavida S.M.Phillips & S.L.Chen
species Imperata minutiflora Hack.
species Imperata parodii Acev.-Rodr.
species Imperata tenuis Hack.

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Imperata Cirillo]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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