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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 101 (1805).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Macaronesia to C. Asia and Indo-China
(11) aut bgm cze ger hun swi (12) bal cor fra por sar spa (13) alb bul grc ita kri rom sic tue yug (14) kry ruc ukr 20 ALG EGY LBY MOR TUN (21) azo CNY CVI MDR (22) ben gui sen (23) zai 24 CHA sud (26) mlw moz zim (27) cpp nam nat ofs swz tvl (28) sth (29) com mdg reu (31) prm 32 KAZ KGZ TKM TZK UZB 33 NCS TCS 34 AFG CYP EAI IRN IRQ LBS PAL TUR 35 GST KUW OMA SAU (36) chc chh chs (38) jap kor nns oga tai (40) ban IND nep PAK SRL WHM 41 LAO MYA NCB THA VIE (42) bor (43) nwg sol (51) nzn nzs (60) fij nue nwc ton wal (61) coo eas mrq pit sci (62) crl mrn (63) haw (72) ont (73) col ida mnt ore was wyo (74) ill iow kan mso nda neb okl sda wis (75) cnt ini mas mic nwh nwj nwy ohi pen rho ver wva (76) ari cal nev uta (77) nwm tex (78) ala ark del fla geo kty lou mry msi nca sca ten vrg wdc (79) mxc mxe mxg mxn mxs mxt (80) blz cos els gua hon nic pan (81) aru bah ber cay cub dom hai jam lee nla pue trt win (82) frg guy ven (83) bol clm ecu gal per (84) bzc bze bzl bzs (85) age ags agw clc cln cls dsv par uru
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova