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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum purpureosericeum (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Schweinf. & Asch. in G.Schweinfurth, Beitr. Fl. Aethiop.: 310 (1867).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Mali to Eritrea and Tanzania, S. Arabian Pen., India
22 BKN MLI NGA 23 CMN 24 CHA ERI ETH SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 35 OMA YEM 40 IND
Lifeform: Ther.
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova