African Plant Database


Digitaria monodactyla (Nees) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Basionym : Panicum monodactylum Nees
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum monodactylum Nees (1841)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Digitaria monodactyla var. explicata Stapf
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.2 - 0.7 m. Alt: 300 - 2300 m. Distribution: LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 154,156

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 266 (1921).
  • Kew Bull. 29: 523 (1974)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 50960
 
Record n°50960
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