African Plant Database

Digitaria milanjiana (Rendle) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Basionym : Panicum milanjianum Rendle
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum milanjianum Rendle (1894)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Digitaria setivalva Stent (1921)
=Digitaria milanjiana var. abscondita Henrard
=Digitaria milanjiana var. eylesiana Henrard
=Digitaria fusca Chiov. (1919)
=Digitaria mombasana C. E. Hubb. (1926)
=Digitaria boivinii Henrard
=Digitaria plevansii subsp. peterana Henrard
=Digitaria exasperata Henrard (1950)
=Digitaria gracilenta Henrard (1950)
=Digitaria stapfii Henrard (1950)
=Digitaria kilimandscharica Mez (1921)
=Digitaria endlichii Mez (1921)
=Digitaria endlichii subsp. meziana Henrard
=Digitaria bulbosa Peter (1930)
=Digitaria swynnertonii Rendle (1911)
=Digitaria gallaensis Chiov. (1916)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.5 - 2 m. Alt: 300 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 175

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 226 (1937).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 79 (1985).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 50959
Record n°50959
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