African Plant Database


Sorghum arundinaceum (Desv.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 9: 114 (1917)
Information on the genus : Sorghum
Basionym : Rhaphis arundinacea Desv.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present)
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sorghum bicolor subsp. verticilliflorum (Steud.) de Wet ex Wiersema & J. Dahlb.
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sorghum bicolor subsp. verticilliflorum (Steud.) de Wet ex Wiersema & J. Dahlb.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sorghum bicolor subsp. arundinaceum (Desv.) de Wet & Harlan
 Andropogon arundinaceus (Desv.) Willd.
 Rhaphis arundinacea Desv. (1831)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sorghum verticilliflorum (Steud.) Stapf
=Andropogon sorghum subsp. verticilliflorus (Steud.) Piper
=Andropogon verticilliflorus Steud.
=Sorghum bicolor var. verticilliflorum (Steud.) de Wet & Huckaby
=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 castaneum C. E. Hubb. & Snowden (1936)
=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 Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2002). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[4]: 23-25
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 55: 227-231 (1955).
  • Amer. J. Bot. 65: 482 (1978).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 280

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 329 (2005).
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 52531
 
Record n°52531 modified 2007-04-24
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