Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop.

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Synonyms: Panicum sanguinale L.
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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 168. (Includes a picture).

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 453. (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 sanguinalis:

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Flora of Botswana: Digitaria sanguinalis
Flora of Caprivi: Digitaria sanguinalis
Flora of Malawi: Digitaria sanguinalis
Flora of Mozambique: Digitaria sanguinalis
Flora of Zambia: Digitaria sanguinalis

External websites:

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

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 sanguinalis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107740, retrieved 24 May 2019

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