African Plant Database


Sorghum castaneum C. E. Hubb. & Snowden
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 316 (1936); Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1936: 316 (1936)
Information on the genus : Sorghum
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sorghum arundinaceum (Desv.) Stapf (- fide Fl. Trop. E. Africa)
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sorghum arundinaceum (Desv.) Stapf (- fide Fl. Trop. E. Africa)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sorghum arundinaceum (Desv.) Stapf (- fide Fl. Trop. E. Africa)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sorghum bicolor subsp. arundinaceum (Desv.) de Wet & Harlan
=Andropogon arundinaceus (Desv.) Willd.
=Rhaphis arundinacea Desv. (1831)
=Sorghum arundinaceum (Desv.) Stapf (1917)
=Sorghum bicolor var. verticilliflorum (Steud.) de Wet & Huckaby
=Andropogon sorghum subsp. verticilliflorus (Steud.) Piper
=Andropogon verticilliflorus Steud.
=Sorghum verticilliflorum (Steud.) Stapf
=Sorghum panicoides Stapf (1917)
=Andropogon sorghum var. aethiopicus Hack.
=Sorghum bicolor var. aethiopicum (Hack.) de Wet & Huckaby
=Sorghum aethiopicum (Hack.) Stapf
=Sorghum brevicarinatum Snowden (1955)
=Sorghum lanceolatum Stapf (1917)
=Sorghum somaliense Snowden (1955)
=Sorghum usambarense Snowden (1955)
=Sorghum macrochaetum Snowden
=Sorghum bicolor subsp. verticilliflorum (Steud.) de Wet ex Wiersema & J. Dahlb. (2007)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 55: 247-249 (1955).
  • Amer. J. Bot. 65: 481 (1978).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°125185
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