Digitaria thouaresiana (Flüggé) A. Camus

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Synonyms: Digitaria melanochila Stapf
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,S
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 144. (Includes a picture).

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

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.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Digitaria thouaresiana
African Plant Database: Digitaria thouaresiana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Digitaria thouaresiana
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Digitaria thouaresiana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Digitaria thouaresiana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Digitaria thouaresiana
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Digitaria thouaresiana
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Digitaria thouaresiana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Digitaria thouaresiana
Plants of the World Online: Digitaria thouaresiana
The Plant List (version 1.1): Digitaria thouaresiana
Tropicos: Digitaria thouaresiana
Wikipedia: Digitaria thouaresiana

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 thouaresiana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107780, retrieved 19 September 2020

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