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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum nutans subsp. albescens Hack. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(3): 275 (1883).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghastrum pellitum (Hack.) Parodi, Revista Fac. Agron. Veterin. 7: 154 (1930).
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 nutans var. albescens (Hack.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 531 (1889).

Sorghastrum nutans subsp. albescens (Hack.) Burkart, Fl. Ilustr. Entre Ríos 2: 476 (1969).

Sorghastrum albescens (Hack.) Flores, Acta Bot. Brasil. 3: 115 (1989), nom. illeg.

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