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Taxon: Sorghum timorense (Kunth) Büse

Genus: Sorghum section: Parasorghum
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Andropogoneae.
Nomen number: 403201
Place of publication: Vriese, Pl. Ind. bat. orient. 103. 1856
Name verified on: 01-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Apr-2008
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Malesia: Indonesia [Timor]
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Northern Territory [n. & c.], Queensland [n.w.], Western Australia [n.]

References:

  • Dillon, S. L. et al. 2005. Genome evolution in the genus Sorghum (Poaceae). Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 95:219–227.
  • Dillon, S. L. et al. 2007. Sorghum resolved as a distinct genus based on combined ITS1, ndhF and Adh1 analyses. Pl. Syst. Evol. 268:29–43.
  • Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia.
  • Lazarides, M. 1991. Taxonomy, cytology and ecology of indigenous Australian Sorghums (Sorghum Moench: Andropogoneae: Poaceae). Austral. Syst. Bot. 4:591–635.
  • Spangler, R. E. 2003. Taxonomy of Sarga, Sorghum and Vacoparis (Poaceae: Andropogoneae). Austral. Syst. Bot. 16:279–299. [= Sarga timorensis "timorense"].
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  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.
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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?403201 (30 September 2014)

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