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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum canescens Hack. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(3): 277 (1883).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghastrum incompletum (J.Presl) Nash in N.L.Britton & al. (eds.), N. Amer. Fl. 17: 130 (1912).
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:

Sorghastrum canescens (Hack.) Pilg. in H.G.A.Engler, Nat. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 14e: 142 (1940).

Sorghum nutans subvar. canescens (Hack.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 310 (1960).

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