African Plant Database

Digitaria nuda Schumach.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Beskr. Guin. Pl. 45 (1827)  
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Digitaria borbonica Desv. (1831)
=Digitaria diamesa (Steud.) A. Chev.
=Panicum diamesum Steud. (1853)
=Digitaria nuda subsp. schumacheriana Henrard
=Digitaria nuda subsp. senegalensis Henrard
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.1 - 0.5 m. Alt: 140 - 1700 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • 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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see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°50964 modified 2007-04-24
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