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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum deccanense Stapf ex Raizada, Indian Forester 80: 43 (1954).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum purpureosericeum (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Schweinf. & Asch. in G.Schweinfurth, Beitr. Fl. Aethiop.: 310 (1867).
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: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova