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Sorghum cernuum (Ard.) Host
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Icones et Descriptiones Graminum Austriacorum 4(2): t. 3 (1809)
Information on the genus : Sorghum
Basionym : Holcus cernuus Ard.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (cultivated), is synonym of : Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Holcus bicolor L.
 Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench subsp. bicolor
 Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench (1794)
 Andropogon sorghum (L.) Brot. (1804)
 Sorghum vulgare subsp. bicolor (L.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
 Sorghum vulgare subsp. cernuum (Ard.) Maire & Weiller
 Holcus cernuus Ard. (1786)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sorghum vulgare auct.
=Sorghum membranaceum Chiov.
=Andropogon sorghum var. ankolib Hack.
=Sorghum ankolib (Hack.) Stapf
=Andropogon sorghum var. caudatus Hack.
=Sorghum caudatum (Hack.) Stapf
=Holcus durra Forssk.
=Sorghum durra (Forssk.) Stapf (1917)
=Sorghum vulgare subsp. durra (Forssk.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=Sorghum roxburghii Stapf (1917)
=Holcus dochna Forssk.
=Sorghum dochna (Forssk.) Snowden
=Sorghum nigricans (Ruíz & Pav.) Snowden
=Milium nigricans Ruiz & Pav.
=Panicum caffrorum Retz.
=Holcus caffrorum Thunb.
=Sorghum caffrorum (Thunb.) P. Beauv. (1812)
=Sorghum basutorum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum conspicuum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum coriaceum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum dulcicaule Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum exsertum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum gambicum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum mellitum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum notabile Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum rigidum Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum simulans Snowden (1935)
=Sorghum melanocarpum Huber (1868)
=Andropogon sorghum subsp. sativus Hack.
=Sorghum halepense subsp. sativum (Hack.) Trab. (1895)
=Holcus niger Ard. (1786)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Amer. J. Bot. 65: 479 (1978).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 659 (1997).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • EBERHARD, J. (1969). Pflanzen aus der libyschen Sahara. Willdenowia : 335
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 331 (2005).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°52522 created 2008-12-08 - modified 2008-12-08
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