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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Paspalum heteranthum Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 16 (1896).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Digitaria heterantha (Hook.f.) Merr., Lingnaam Agric. Rev. 1(2): 48 (1923).
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 heterantha (Hook.f.) Merr., Lingnaam Agric. Rev. 1(2): 48 (1923).

Digitaria dispar Henrard, Blumea 1: 97 (1934), nom. superfl.

Digitaria heterantha subsp. meyeniana Henrard, Monogr. Digitaria: 861 (1950), not validly publ.

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