African Plant Database

Digitaria natalensis Stent
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bothalia 3: 152 (1930)
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Digitaria littoralis Stent (1930) non Salisb.non Salisb.
=Digitaria macroglossa var. prostrata (Stent) Henrard
=*Digitaria littoralis var. prostrata Stent non Salisb.non Salisb.
=Digitaria macroglossa Henrard
=Digitaria natalensis subsp. stentiana Henrard
=Digitaria rigida Stent (1930)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.6 m. Alt: 2 - 1800 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 152-153 (1937).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 50962
Record n°50962
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