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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Andropogon sorghum var. hirsutus Busse & Pilg., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 32: 185 (1902).

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 roxburghii var. hirsutum (Busse & Pilg.) Snowden, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1935: 228 (1935).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts