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Taxon: Digitaria cruciata (Nees) A. Camus

 
Genus: Digitaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Anthephorinae
Nomen number: 14003
Place of publication: H. Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 7:399. 1922
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Jul-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Jul-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder; fodder

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guizhou, Hubei, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Meghalaya] Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Vietnam


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  4. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)

Check other web resources for Digitaria cruciata (Nees) A. Camus :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=14003. Accessed 19 February 2019.