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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-443616, and has not been changed.

H Sorghum purpureosericeum (A.Rich.) Schweinf. & Asch. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Sorghum (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 443616) with original publication details: Beitr. Fl. Aethiop. 310 1867.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Andropogon pappii Gand. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon purpureosericeus Hochst. ex A.Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Andropogon purpureosericeus var. calomelas Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Andropogon purpureosericeus var. pallidior Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Sarga purpureosericea (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Spangler Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum deccanense Stapf ex Raizada Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum dimidiatum Stapf Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum purpureosericeum subsp. deccanense Garber Synonym L WCSP
Sorghum purpureosericeum subsp. dimidiatum (Stapf) Garber Synonym L WCSP

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