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H Sorghum versicolor Andersson is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 443717) with original publication details: Naturw. Reise Mossambique 2: 563 1864.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Andropogon serratus var. versicolor (Andersson) Hack. Synonym L WCSP
Sarga versicolor (Andersson) Spangler Synonym H WCSP
Sorghum purpureosericeum var. trinervatum Chiov. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-443717, and has not been changed.