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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum familiare (Steud.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Hyparrhenia familiaris (Steud.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 325 (1919).
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 familiaris Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 791 (1854).

Cymbopogon familiaris (Steud.) De Wild., Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 6: 12 (1919).

Hyparrhenia familiaris (Steud.) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 325 (1919).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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