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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum Moench, Methodus: 207 (1794), nom. cons.

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Africa, Caucasus to C. Asia and Pacific, Mexico to C. America
(10) grb (11) aut bgm cze ger hun swi (12) bal cor fra por sar spa (13) alb bul grc ita kri rom sic tue yug (14) kry ruc rus ukr 20 ALG EGY LBY MOR TUN (21) azo CNY CVI MDR 22 BEN BKN GAM GHA gnb GUI IVO LBR MLI MTN NGA NGR SEN SIE TOG 23 BUR CAF CMN CON EQG GAB GGI RWA ZAI 24 CHA dji ERI ETH SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT CPP NAM NAT OFS SWZ TVL (28) sth (29) com MAU MDG REU ROD SEY (31) amu kha prm sak 32 KAZ KGZ TKM TZK UZB 33 NCS TCS 34 AFG CYP EAI IRN IRQ LBS PAL SIN TUR 35 GST KUW OMA SAU YEM 36 CHC CHH chi chm CHN CHS chx 38 JAP KOR NNS oga TAI (40) ass BAN EHM IND nep PAK SRL WHM (41) and CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 42 BOR cki JAW LSI MLY MOL PHI SUL SUM xms 43 NWG sol (50) nfk NSW NTA QLD VIC WAU (51) nzn nzs (60) fij nue nwc sam ton wal 61 COO eas mrq pit sci 62 CRL MRN mrs wak (63) haw (72) ont que (73) col ida mnt ore was wyo (74) ill iow kan min mso nda neb okl sda wis (75) cnt ini mai mas mic nwh nwj nwy ohi pen rho ver wva (76) ari cal nev uta (77) nwm tex (78) ala ark del fla geo kty lou mry msi nca sca ten vrg wdc (79) mxc mxe mxg MXN MXS MXT (80) blz cos els GUA HON nic pan (81) aru bah ber cay cub dom hai jam lee nla pue trt win (82) frg guy sur ven (83) bol clm ecu gal per (84) bzc bze bzl bzn bzs (85) age ags agw clc cln cls dsv par uru
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.
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts