Taxon: Digitaria scalarum (Schweinf.) Chiov.

Synonym of Digitaria abyssinica (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Stapf

 
Genus: Digitaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Anthephorinae
Nomen number: 14104
Place of publication: Result. Sci. Miss. Stef.-Paoli, Coll. Bot. 1:225. 1916
Link to protologue:
Comment: the specific epithet is a genitive noun and retains its own gender and termination irrespective of the gender of the generic name (Melbourne ICN Art. 23.5)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 05-Apr-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  2. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  3. Plant Protection and Quarantine Office United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Federal noxious weed list (on-line resource). (USDA/APHIS)
  4. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  5. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=14104. Accessed 18 June 2018.