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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.
=Digitaria sanguinalis f. anotricha Maire
 
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 Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

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
  • Borges P.A.V., C. Abreu & al. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores
  • Willdenowia 38(2): 493 (2008).
 
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°50973 modified 2007-04-24
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