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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sorghum schottii (Rupr. ex Hack.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Schizachyrium tenerum Nees in C.F.P.von Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2: 336 (1829).
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 schottii Rupr. ex Hack. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 2(3): 299 (1883).

Andropogon schottii subvar. typicus Hack. in Candolle & Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 383 (1889), not validly publ.

Schizachyrium schottii (Rupr. ex Hack.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891).

Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. schottii (Rupr. ex Hack.) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 222 (1960).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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