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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum nutans subsp. pellitum 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. pellitus (Hack.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 532 (1889).

Sorghastrum pellitum (Hack.) Parodi, Revista Fac. Agron. Veterin. 7: 154 (1930).

Andropogon pellitus (Hack.) Herter, Estud. Bot. Reg. Uruguay 4: 27 (1931).

Sorghum nutans subvar. pellitum (Hack.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 310 (1960).

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

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