Taxon profile


Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  genus Sorghum - sorghum

Scientific synonyms

Andropogon avenaceus Kunth
Andropogon decolorans Kunth
Andropogon dubitatus Steud.
Andropogon dubius K.Koch ex B.D.Jacks.
Andropogon halepensis (L.) Brot.
Andropogon halepensis subsp. anatherus Piper
Andropogon halepensis subsp. muticus (Hack.) Piper
Andropogon halepensis var. anatherus Piper
Andropogon halepensis var. effusus Stapf
Andropogon halepensis var. genuinus Stapf

Other names

= Aleppo Milletgrass
= Herbe De Cuba
= Johnson Grass
= Johnsongrass
= Sorgho D'Alep
= Sorgo De Alepo


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Sorghum halepense]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.]
EN Boršić I. et al. (2008): Preliminary Check-list of Invasive Alian Plant Species (IAS) in Croatia [], Nat. Croat., Vol. 17, No. 2., 55–71, Zagreb [as Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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