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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Sorghum Moench

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass  Commelinidae
Order  Cyperales
Family  Poaceae – Grass family
Genus  Sorghum Moench – sorghum P
Contains 5 Species and 4 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Species  Sorghum almum Parodi – Columbus grass P
Species  Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench – sorghum P
Subspecies  Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench ssp. arundinaceum (Desv.) de Wet & Harlan – common wild sorghum P
Subspecies  Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench ssp. bicolor – grain sorghum P
Subspecies  Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench ssp. drummondii (Nees ex Steud.) de Wet & Harlan – Sudangrass P
Species  Sorghum bicolor var. bicolor × bicolor var. sudanense [unnamed hybrid] – Sudex P
Species  Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers. – Johnsongrass P
Species  Sorghum propinquum (Kunth) Hitchc. – sorghum P

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