Digitaria angolensis Rendle

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: angolensis: of Angola
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 21.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 166. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 102.

Other sources of information about Digitaria angolensis:

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Flora of Malawi: Digitaria angolensis
Flora of Zambia: Digitaria angolensis

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Digitaria angolensis
African Plant Database: Digitaria angolensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Digitaria angolensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Digitaria angolensis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Digitaria angolensis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Digitaria angolensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Digitaria angolensis
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Digitaria angolensis
iNaturalist: Digitaria angolensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Digitaria angolensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Digitaria angolensis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Digitaria angolensis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Digitaria angolensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Digitaria angolensis
Plants of the World Online: Digitaria angolensis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Digitaria angolensis
Tropicos: Digitaria angolensis
Wikipedia: Digitaria angolensis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Digitaria angolensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107510, retrieved 22 September 2020

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