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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum refractum (R.Br.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cymbopogon refractus (R.Br.) A.Camus, Rev. Bot. Appl. Agric. Colon. 1: 270 (1921).
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 refractus R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 202 (1810).

Anatherum refractum (R.Br.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 150 (1812).

Cymbopogon refractus (R.Br.) A.Camus, Rev. Bot. Appl. Agric. Colon. 1: 270 (1921).

Cymbopogon nardus var. refractus (R.Br.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 176 (1960), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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