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Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Carniol., ed. 2. 1: 52. 1771
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Basionym : Panicum sanguinale L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum sanguinale L. (1753)
 Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop. var. sanguinalis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Panicum aegyptiacum Retz. (1783)
=Digitaria sanguinalis var. aegyptiaca (Retz.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=*Digitaria sanguinalis var. vulgaris (Döll) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=Digitaria aegyptiaca (Retz.) Willd.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop. var. sanguinalis
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.2 - 0.6 m. Alt: 5 - 2200 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 298 (1952).
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.
  • NÈGRE, R. (1961). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 1: 44
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 88 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 262 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 401
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 286
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 310 (2005).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 204 (2008).
  • Willdenowia 38(2): 493 (2008).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 50973
 
Record n°50973 modified 2007-04-24
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