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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum serratum (Thunb.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 792 (1891), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum nitidum (Vahl) Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 101 (1805).
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 serratus Thunb. in J.A.Murray, Syst. Veg. ed. 14: 903 (1784).

Sorghum nitidum f. aristatum C.E.Hubb., Hooker's Icon. Pl. 53: 3 (1938).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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