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Digitaria gayana (Kunth) Stapf ex A. Chev.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Basionym : Panicum gayanum Kunth
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum gayanum Kunth (1830)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Digitaria elegantula Mez (1921)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt: 200 - 600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
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  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso: (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
 
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