Andropogon sorghum subsp. sudanensis Piper

, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 28: 33 (-34) (1915). BHL
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Species Name
Andropogon sorghum (L.) Brot., Fl. Lusit. 1: 88 (1804).
Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington
28: 33 (-34)
Date of Publication
12 Mar 1915
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

“grown at Arlington Farm, Virginia (USA), from seed secured from R. Hewison, Esq. [16 Mar 1909] Khartum, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan”
Collection Date
Aug 1912
Type Herbaria
holotype US
Distribution Of Types
Sudan (Northeast Tropical Africa, Africa)


Basionym of
Sorghum sudanense (Piper) Stapf, Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 9(1): 113 (1917).
Basionym of
Sorghum halepense var. sudanense (Piper) Soó, Kezik 2: 971 (1951).
Basionym of
Andropogon halepensis subsp. sudanensis (Piper) Suess., Ill. Fl. Mitt.-Eur. ed. 2, 1: 259 (1936).
Basionym of
Andropogon halepensis var. sudanensis (Piper) Suess., Ill. Fl. Mitt.-Eur. ed. 2, 1: 269 (1935).
Basionym of
Andropogon sudanensis (Piper) Leppan & G.J.Bosman, Field Crops S. Afr. 286 (1923).
Nomenclatural link
Sorghum vulgare var. sudanense Hitchc., J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 17: 147 (1927).
Nomenclatural link
Holcus sorghum var. sudanensis Hitchc.