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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum annulatum (Forssk.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Dichanthium annulatum (Forssk.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 178 (1917).
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 annulatus Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 173 (1775).

Dichanthium nodosum Willemet, Ann. Bot. (Usteri) 18: 11 (1796), nom. superfl.

Lepeocercis annulata (Forssk.) Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 98 (1841).

Gymnandropogon annulatus (Forssk.) Duthie in E.T.Atkinson, Gaz. N. W. Ind. 10: 638 (1878).

Andropogon nodosus Nash in N.L.Britton & al. (eds.), N. Amer. Fl. 17: 122 (1912), nom. superfl.

Dichanthium annulatum (Forssk.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 178 (1917).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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