African Plant Database


Digitaria debilis (Desf.) Willd.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Enum. Pl. [Willdenow] 1: 91 91 (1809)
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Basionym : Panicum debile Desf.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum debile Desf. (1798)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Digitaria debilis var. reimarioides (Andersson) Henrard
=Panicum reimarioides Andersson
=Digitaria debilis var. gigantea Rendle
=Digitaria bangweolensis Pilg.
=Digitaria decipiens Fig. & De Not. (1853)
=Digitaria variabilis Fig. & De Not. (1853)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.6 m. Alt: 3 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Europe, Africa,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 269 (1921).
  • Bothalia 3: 226 (1937).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 619-655 (1982)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Expl. Sci. Algérie 33 (1867)
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 302 (1952). 
  • LABBÉ, A. (1956). Contributions à la connaissance de la flore phanérogamique de la Tunisie. Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 47: 307-318
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 88 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 262 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 401 
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 50930
 
Record n°50930
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