Digitaria diagonalis (Nees) Stapf

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E,S
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 342. (Includes a picture).

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 140 - 141. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 35. Also as Digitaria uniglumis major

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 85.

Other sources of information about Digitaria diagonalis:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Digitaria diagonalis
Flora of Mozambique: Digitaria diagonalis
Flora of Zambia: Digitaria diagonalis

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Digitaria diagonalis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107570, retrieved 22 July 2019

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