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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sorghum fuscum (J.Presl) Miq., Fl. Ned. Ind. 3: 503 (1857).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum nitidum (Vahl) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 101 (1805).
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 fuscus J.Presl in C.B.Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 342 (1830).

Chrysopogon fuscus (J.Presl) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 360 (1840).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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