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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum gryllus (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chrysopogon gryllus (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 188 (1820).
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 gryllus L., Cent. Pl. II: 332 (1756).

Chloris gryllus (L.) Honck., Syn. Pl. Germ. 1: 437 (1792).

Holcus gryllus (L.) R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 199 (1810).

Pollinia gryllus (L.) Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 10 (1815).

Chrysopogon gryllus (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 188 (1820).

Rhaphis gryllus (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 188 (1820).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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