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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sorghum tropicum (Spreng.) Buse in F.A.W.Miquel, Pl. Jungh., prepr.: 19 (1854), nom. superfl.

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 tropicus Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 287 (1824).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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