Digitaria gayana (Kunth) Stapf ex A. Chev.

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,S
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 154 - 155. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 134.

Other sources of information about Digitaria gayana:

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Flora of Botswana: Digitaria gayana
Flora of Caprivi: Digitaria gayana
Flora of Zambia: Digitaria gayana

External websites:

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

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 gayana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107610, retrieved 25 May 2019

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