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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum alopecurus (Desv.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Andropogon alopecurus (Desv.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 381 (1889).
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:

* Heterochloa alopecurus Desv., Mém. Soc. Agric. Angers 1: 170 (1831).

Andropogon alopecurus (Desv.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 381 (1889).

Schizachyrium alopecurus (Desv.) A.Camus, Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon, n.s., 70: 90 (1924).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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