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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum secundum (Elliott) Chapm., Fl. South. U.S.: 583 (1860).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghastrum secundum (Elliott) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 67 (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 secundus Elliott, Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1: 580 (1821).

Chrysopogon secundus (Elliott) Benth. ex Vasey, Grass. U.S.: 20 (1883).

Andropogon unilateralis Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 533 (1889), nom. superfl.

Sorghastrum secundum (Elliott) Nash in J.K.Small, Fl. S.E. U.S.: 67 (1903).

Sorghum nutans subvar. secundum (Elliott) Roberty, Boissiera 9: 311 (1960).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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