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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum pauciflorum Chapm., Bot. Gaz. 3: 20 (1878).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Chrysopogon pauciflorus (Chapm.) Benth. ex Vasey, Grass. U.S.: 20 (1883).
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:

Chrysopogon pauciflorus (Chapm.) Benth. ex Vasey, Grass. U.S.: 20 (1883).

Chrysopogon wrightii Munro ex Vasey, Descr. Cat. Grass. U.S.: 29 (1885), nom. superfl.

Andropogon pauciflorus (Chapm.) Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 348 (1889).

Rhaphis pauciflora (Chapm.) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 67 (1903).

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