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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Andropogon plumosus Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 918 (1806).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Trachypogon spicatus (L.f.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 794 (1891).
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:

Trachypogon plumosus (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 344 (1829).

Trachypogon polymorphus var. plumosus (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Hack. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(3): 265 (1883).

Sorghum plumosum (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 790 (1891), nom. illeg.

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