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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum glomeratum (Walter) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Andropogon glomeratus (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb., Prelim. Cat.: 67 (1888).
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:

* Cinna glomerata Walter, Fl. Carol.: 59 (1788).

Andropogon macrourus Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 56 (1803), nom. superfl.

Anatherum macrourum Griseb., Pl. Wright. 2: 534 (1862), nom. superfl.

Andropogon glomeratus (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb., Prelim. Cat.: 67 (1888).

Andropogon macrourus var. genuinus Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 408 (1889), not validly publ.

Anatherum virginicum subvar. glomeratus (Walter) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 212 (1960).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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