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Taxon: Digitaria californica (Benth.) Henrard

 
Genus: Digitaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Anthephorinae
Nomen number: 13995
Place of publication: Blumea 1:99. 1934
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Nov-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 31 (28 active, 19 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide Grass Util Mex; Food Feed Crops US; NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Environmental: revegetator (fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001) revegetator (fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma (s.w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (s.e.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Baja California (Norte), Baja California Sur]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán]

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay


References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  2. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999-. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Gould, F. W. 1975. The grasses of Texas
  5. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  6. Lo Medico, J. M. et al. 2017. Phylogeny of Digitaria sections Trichachne and Trichophorae (Poaceae, Panicoideae, Paniceae): A morphological and molecular analysis. New circumscription and synopsis. Syst. Bot. 42:37-53. Note: with two varieties
  7. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  8. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  9. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 1994. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47

Check other web resources for Digitaria californica (Benth.) Henrard :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=13995. Accessed 19 July 2019.