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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Dichanthium polyptychum (Steud.) A.Camus, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 27: 550 (1921).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Andropogon polyptychos Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 380 (1854).
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:

* Andropogon polyptychos Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 380 (1854).

Sorghum polyptychon (Steud.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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