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Sorghum halepense  (L.) Pers.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42111

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Holcus halepensis L.
 
    Sorghum miliaceum (Roxb.) Snowden
 
    Andropogon arundinaceus Scop.
 
    Andropogon controversus Steud.
 
    Andropogon halepensis (L.) Brot.
 
    Andropogon miliaceus Roxb.
 
    Blumenbachia halepensis (L.) Koeler
 
    Milium halepense (L.) Cav.
 
    Rhaphis halepensis (L.) Roberty
 
    Sorghum controversum (Steud.) Snowden
 
    Sorgum halepense (L.) Pers.
 
    Trachypogon avenaceus Nees
 
    Andropogon halepensis ssp. anatherus Piper
 
    Andropogon sorghum ssp. halepensis (L.) Hack.
 
    Andropogon halepensis var. genuinus Stapf
 
    Andropogon halepensis var. muticus (Hack.) Asch. & Graebn.
 
    Andropogon sorghum var. corymbosus Hack.
 
    Andropogon sorghum var. halepensis (L.) Hack.
 
    Andropogon sorghum var. perennis Bertoni
 
    Sorghum halepense var. genuinum Hack.
 
    Sorghum halepense var. halepense (L.) Pers.
 
    Sorghum halepense var. muticum (Hack.) Hayek
 
    Sorghum halepense var. muticum (Hack.) Parodi
 
    Sorghum saccharatum var. halapense (L.) Kuntze
 
    Andropogon sorghum subvar. genuinus Hack.
 
    Andropogon sorghum subvar. leiocladus Hack.
 
    Andropogon sorghum subvar. muticus Hack.
 
    Andropogon sorghum subvar. trachycladus Hack.
 
    Sorghum halepense f. halepense (L.) Pers.
 
    Sorghum halepense f. muticum (Hack.) C.E. Hubb.
 
  Common Name(s): Johnsongrass
 
    Johnson grass
 
    aleppo milletgrass
 
    herbe de Cuba
 
    sorgho d'Alep
 
    sorgo de alepo
 
    zacate Johnson
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusSorghum Moench – sorghum  
                                  SpeciesSorghum halepense (L.) Pers. – Johnsongrass, Johnson grass, aleppo milletgrass, herbe de Cuba, sorgho d'Alep, sorgo de alepo, zacate Johnson  
       

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  Source: Catalogue of New World Grasses (Poaceae) - 11/2009, database (version 24/11/2009)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Maintained by R. J. Soreng et al., at http://www.tropicos.org/Project/CNWG and formerly at http://mobot.mobot.org/W3T/Search/nwgc.html   
  Reference for: Sorghum halepense   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Sorghum halepense   
       
  Source: Poaceae update, database (version Sept. 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Poaceae update for ITIS, in cooperation with NatureServe, and based on the Catalogue of New World Grasses database and other sources   
  Reference for: Sorghum halepense   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Sorghum halepense   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Sorghum halepense   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Oceania  
    North America  
    Caribbean  
    South America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Introduced  
 

 

   

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