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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum arctatum (Chapm.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Andropogon arctatus Chapm., Bot. Gaz. 3: 20 (1878).
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 tetrastachyus var. distachyus Chapm., Fl. South. U.S.: 581 (1860).

Andropogon arctatus Chapm., Bot. Gaz. 3: 20 (1878).

Leptopogon carinatus subvar. arctatus (Chapm.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 197 (1960).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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