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Table 1 Anatomic characteristics of millet grains and sorghum

From: The nutritional use of millet grain for food and feed: a review

Grain Type Shape Colour 1 000-kernel weight (g)
Sorghum Caryopsis Spherical White, yellow, red, brown 25–30
Pearl millet Caryopsis Ovoid, hexagonal, globose Grey, white, yellow, brown, purple 2.5–14
Finger millet Utricle Globose Yellow, white, red, brown, violet 2.6
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