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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum saccharatum var. sudanense (Piper) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 75: 262 (1975).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum × drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) Millsp. & Chase, Publ. Field Columb. Mus., Bot. Ser. 3: 21 (1903).
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 sorghum subsp. sudanensis Piper, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 28: 33 (1915).

Holcus sorghum subsp. sudanensis (Piper) Hitchc., Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 29: 128 (1916).

Sorghum × sudanense (Piper) Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 113 (1917).

Andropogon × sudanensis (Piper) Leppan & Bosman, Field Crops S. Afr.: 286 (1923).

Holcus × sudanensis (Piper) L.H.Bailey, Gentes Herbarum 1: 132 (1923).

Sorghum vulgare var. sudanense (Piper) Hitchc., J. Washington Acad. Sci. 17: 147 (1927).

Andropogon halepensis var. sudanensis (Piper) Suess. in G.Hegi, Ill. Fl. Mitt.-Eur., ed. 2, 1: 269 (1935).

Sorghum halepense var. sudanense (Piper) Soó, Kezik 2: 971 (1951).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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