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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Heteropogon leptocladus (Hack.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 144 (1960).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agenium leptocladum (Hack.) Clayton, Kew Bull. 27: 447 (1972).
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 leptocladus Hack., Flora 68: 122 (1885).

Sorghum leptocladum (Hack.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).

Agenium leptocladum (Hack.) Clayton, Kew Bull. 27: 447 (1972).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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