African Plant Database

Digitaria velutina (Forssk.) P. Beauv.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ess. Agrostogr. 51, 173 (1812)
Information on the genus : Digitaria
Basionym : Phalaris velutina Forssk.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Digitaria zeyheri (Nees) Henrard
 Digitaria fenestrata (A. Rich.) Rendle
 Digitaria divaricata Henrard (1934)
 Digitaria ulugurensis Pilg.
 Panicum fenestratum Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
 Panicum psilostachyum Hochst. ex T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
 Panicum zeyheri Nees (1841)
 Phalaris velutina Forssk. (1775)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.8 m. Alt: 100 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 652-653 (1982)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 310 (2005).
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 50989
Record n°50989
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