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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Andropogon sorghum var. irungu Burkill ex C.Benson & C.K.Subba Rao, Bull. Dept. Agric. Madras 3: 67 (1906).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench, Methodus: 207 (1794).
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:

Sorghum dochna var. irungu (Burkill ex C.Benson & C.K.Subba Rao) Snowden, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1935: 235 (1935).

Sorghum saccharatum var. irungu (Burkill ex C.Benson & C.K.Subba Rao) Doronina & Ivanjuk., Trudy Prikl. Bot. 69(1): 33 (1980).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts