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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Milium digitatum Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 24 (1788).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Digitaria nuda Schumach., Beskr. Guin. Pl.: 45 (1827).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

Agrostis digitata (Sw.) Poir. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl., Suppl. 1: 258 (1810), nom. illeg.

Axonopus digitatus (Sw.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 12 (1812).

Digitaria jamaicensis Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 272 (1824), nom. superfl.

Paspalum digitatum (Sw.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 24 (1829).

Panicum sanguinale var. digitatum (Sw.) Hack. in I.Urban, Symb. Antill. 4: 86 (1903).

Syntherisma digitata (Sw.) Hitchc., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 142 (1908).

Digitaria digitata (Sw.) Urb., Symb. Antill. 8: 24 (1920), nom. illeg.

Panicum digitatum (Sw.) Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl., ed. 2, 2(1): 112 (1920), nom. illeg.

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova