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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sorghum filifolium (Nees) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Diheteropogon filifolius (Nees) Clayton, Kew Bull. 20: 75 (1966).
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:

* Heteropogon filifolius Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 102 (1841).

Andropogon filifolius (Nees) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 374 (1854).

Cymbachne filifolia (Nees) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 243 (1960).

Diheteropogon filifolius (Nees) Clayton, Kew Bull. 20: 75 (1966).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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