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Sorghum arundinaceum  (Desv.) Stapf
Taxonomic Serial No.: 521825

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Sorghum lanceolatum Stapf
    Sorghum aethiopicum (Hackel) Rupr. ex Stapf
    Sorghum verticilliflorum (Steud.) Stapf
    Sorghum virgatum (Hack.) Stapf
    Sorghum bicolor ssp. arundinaceum (Desv.) de Wet & J.R. Harlan ex Davidse
    Sorghum bicolor var. aethiopicum (Hack.) de Wet & Huckabay
    Andropogon arundinaceus Willd.
    Andropogon avenaceus Schrad. ex Kunth
    Andropogon verticilliflorus Steud.
    Holcus virgatus (Hack.) Bailey
    Raphis arundinacea Desv.
    Rhaphis arundinacea Desv.
    Sorghum abyssinicum (Piper) Stapf
    Sorghum castaneum C.E. Hubb. & Snowden
    Sorghum macrochaeta Snowden
    Sorghum pugionifolium Snowden
    Sorghum somaliense Snowden
    Sorghum usambarense Snowden
    Andropogon sorghum ssp. abyssinicus Piper
    Andropogon sorghum ssp. verticilliflorus (Steud.) Piper
    Holcus sorghum ssp. verticilliflorus (Steud.) Hitchc.
    Andropogon halepensis var. effusus (Hack.) Stapf
    Andropogon sorghum var. effusus Hack.
    Andropogon sorghum var. virgatus Hack.
    Sorghum halepense var. effusum (Stapf) Burtt Davy
    Sorghum halepense f. aristatum Rendle
    Sorghum halepense f. submuticum Hack.
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  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusSorghum Moench – sorghum  
                                  SpeciesSorghum arundinaceum (Desv.) Stapf  

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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 and formerly at   
  Reference for: Sorghum arundinaceum   
  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 arundinaceum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Sorghum arundinaceum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Sorghum arundinaceum   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    South America  






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