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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum nutans subvar. agrostoides (Speg.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 309 (1960).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghastrum setosum (Griseb.) Hitchc., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 195 (1909).
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 agrostoides Speg., Anales Soc. Ci. Argent. 16: 136 (1883).

Andropogon nutans var. agrostoides (Speg.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 529 (1889).

Sorghastrum agrostoides (Speg.) Hitchc., Bot. Gaz. 51: 300 (1911).

Sorghastrum stipoides subsp. agrostoides (Speg.) Roseng., B.R.Arrill. & Izag., Gram. Urug.: 204 (1970).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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