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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum dochna (Forssk.) Snowden, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1935: 234 (1935).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench, Methodus: 207 (1794).
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:

* Holcus dochna Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 174 (1775).

Andropogon sorghum var. dochna (Forssk.) C.Chr., Dansk Bot. Ark. 4(3): 29 (1922).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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