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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Digitaria ciliaris var. pes-avis (Buse) S.K.Jain & Doli Das, Indian Forester 99: 572 (1973).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Digitaria ciliaris (Retz.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 27 (1802).
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:

* Digitaria pes-avis Buse in F.A.W.Miquel, Pl. Jungh., prepr.: 40 (1854).

Panicum pes-avis (Buse) Koord., Exkurs.-Fl. Java 1: 128 (1911).

Digitaria adscendens var. pes-avis (Buse) Henrard, Monogr. Digitaria: 552 (1950).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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