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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum dochna var. technicum (Körn.) Snowden, Cult. Sorghum: 235 (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:

* Andropogon sorghum var. technicus Körn. in F.A.Körnicke & H.Werner, Handb. Getreidebaus 1: 308 (1885).

Sorghum technicum (Körn.) Trab. in J.A.Battandier & L.C.Trabut, Fl. Algérie, Monocot.: 128 (1895).

Holcus saccharatus var. technicus (Körn.) Farw., Rep. (Annual) Michigan Acad. Sci. 20: 163 (1918).

Sorghum bicolor var. technicum (Körn.) Stapf ex Holland, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew, Addit. Ser. 9: 789 (1922).

Holcus sorghum var. technicus (Körn.) L.H.Bailey, Gentes Herbarum 1: 132 (1923).

Sorghum vulgare var. technicum (Körn.) Jáv., Magyar Fl. 1: 63 (1924).

Sorghum saccharatum var. technicum (Körn.) Doronina & Ivanjuk., Trudy Prikl. Bot. 69(1): 34 (1980).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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