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Taxon: Digitaria cognata (Schult.) Pilg.

 
Genus: Digitaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Anthephorinae
Nomen number: 317149
Place of publication: Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 11:246. 1931
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Mar-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Mar-1999
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • fall witchgrass  (Source: Grass Tex) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Poaceae&GenusID=Digitaria&SpeciesID=cognata), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  3. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. Las Gramíneus de Durango. 2001 (Grass Durango)
  4. Wipff, J. K. & S. L. Hatch 1994. A systematic study of Digitaria sect. Pennatae (Poaceae: Paniceae) in the New World Syst. Bot. 19:623.

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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=317149. Accessed 19 October 2018.