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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum elongatum (R.Br.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 131 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chrysopogon elongatus (R.Br.) Benth., Fl. Austral. 7: 538 (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:

* Holcus elongatus R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 200 (1810).

Andropogon elongatus (R.Br.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 287 (1824).

Chrysopogon elongatus (R.Br.) Benth., Fl. Austral. 7: 538 (1878).

Rhaphis elongata (R.Br.) Chase, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 24: 205 (1925).

Vetiveria elongata (R.Br.) Stapf ex C.E.Hubb., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1934: 444 (1934).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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