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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sorghum riedelii (Trin.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Schizachyrium sanguineum (Retz.) Alston in H.Trimen, Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6(Suppl.): 334 (1931).
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 riedelii Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 2: 263 (1832).

Andropogon riedelii var. genuinus Hack. in Candolle & Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 371 (1889), not validly publ.

Schizachyrium riedelii (Trin.) A.Camus, Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon, n.s., 70: 88 (1924).

Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. riedelii (Trin.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 222 (1960).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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