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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Holcus sorghum var. drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Hitchc., Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 29: 128 (1916).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Millsp. & Chase, Publ. Field Columb. Mus., Bot. Ser. 3: 21 (1903).
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 drummondii Nees ex Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 393 (1854).

Andropogon sorghum var. drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 507 (1889).

Sorghum drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Millsp. & Chase, Publ. Field Columb. Mus., Bot. Ser. 3: 21 (1903).

Sorghum vulgare var. drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Chiov., Res. Sci. Somalia Ital. 1: 224 (1916).

Sorghum bicolor var. drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Mohlenbr., Ill. Fl. Illinois, Grasses: Panicum-Danthonia: 192 (1973).

Sorghum bicolor subsp. drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) de Wet ex Davidse, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45: 1258 (1993).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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