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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum gayanum (Kunth) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Andropogon gayanus Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 163 (1829).
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 gayanus Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 163 (1829).

Cymbachne guineensis subvar. gayana (Kunth) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 243 (1960).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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