Digitaria swazilandensis Stent

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Malawi, Mozambique, Eswatini and South Africa.
Malawi distribution: S
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 173. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 67.

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Flora of Mozambique: Digitaria swazilandensis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Digitaria swazilandensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Digitaria swazilandensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Digitaria swazilandensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Digitaria swazilandensis
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iNaturalist: Digitaria swazilandensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Digitaria swazilandensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Digitaria swazilandensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Digitaria swazilandensis
Plants of the World Online: Digitaria swazilandensis
Tropicos: Digitaria swazilandensis
Wikipedia: Digitaria swazilandensis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Digitaria swazilandensis.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=187440, retrieved 14 April 2024

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