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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Andropogon halepensis (L.) Brot., Fl. Lusit. 1: 89 (1804).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 101 (1805).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

* Holcus halepensis L., Sp. Pl.: 1047 (1753).

Blumenbachia halepensis (L.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 29 (1802).

Milium halepense (L.) Cav., Descr. Pl.: 306 (1802).

Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 101 (1805).

Trachypogon avenaceus Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 354 (1829), nom. superfl.

Sorghum halepense var. genuinum Hack. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(4): 272 (1883), not validly publ.

Andropogon sorghum subsp. halepense (L.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 501 (1889).

Andropogon sorghum subsp. halepensis (L.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 501 (1889).

Andropogon sorghum var. halepensis (L.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 502 (1889).

Andropogon halepensis var. genuinus Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 183 (1896), not validly publ.

Sorghum saccharatum var. halepense (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(3): 368 (1898).

Rhaphis halepensis (L.) Roberty, Fl. Ouest-Afr.: 403 (1954).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova