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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum rigidifolium Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 143 (1917).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghastrum stipoides (Kunth) Nash in N.L.Britton & al. (eds.), N. Amer. Fl. 17: 129 (1912).
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:

Sorghastrum rigidifolium (Stapf) Chippind., Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa 22: 247 (1948).

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