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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum setifolium (Thunb.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 840 (1817).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentameris setifolia (Thunb.) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 336 (2010).
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:

* Holcus setifolius Thunb., Phytogr. Blätt. 1: 6 (1803).

Anatherum setifolium (Thunb.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 290 (1824).

Andropogon setifolius (Thunb.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 166 (1829).

Achneria setifolia (Thunb.) Stapf in W.H.Harvey & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Cap. 7: 461 (1899).

Pentaschistis setifolia (Thunb.) McClean, S. African J. Sci. 23: 282 (1926).

Pentameris setifolia (Thunb.) Galley & H.P.Linder, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 336 (2010).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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