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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Rhaphis orientalis Desv., Mém. Soc. Agric. Angers 1: 173 (1831).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chrysopogon orientalis (Desv.) A.Camus in H.Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 7: 332 (1922).
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:

Sorghum orientale (Desv.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 790 (1891).

Andropogon orientalis (Desv.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1916: 604 (1917).

Chrysopogon orientalis (Desv.) A.Camus in H.Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 7: 332 (1922).

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