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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum nitens (Busse & Pilg.) Snowden, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1935: 224 (1935).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Millsp. & Chase, Publ. Field Columb. Mus., Bot. Ser. 3: 21 (1903).
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 sorghum var. nitens Busse & Pilg., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 32: 189 (1902).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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