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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Sorghum roxburghii var. fulvum (Hack.) Snowden, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1935: 228 (1935).

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:

* Andropogon sorghum var. fulvus Hack. in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 6: 512 (1889).

Sorghum roxburghii var. semiclausum Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 127 (1917), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts