Digitaria tomentosa (J.Koenig ex Rottler) Henrard

First published in Blumea 1: 100 (1934)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is India, Sri Lanka, W. Indo-China. It is an annual or perennial and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Boonsuk, B., Chantaranothai, P. & Hodkinson, T.R. (2016). A taxonomic revision of the genus Digitaria (Panicoideae: Poaceae) in mainland Southeast Asia. Phytotaxa 246: 248-280.
  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1994). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 8: 1-458. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • Kotiya, A., Solanki, Y. & Reddy, G.V. (2020). Flora of Rajasthan: 1-769. Rajasthan state biodiversity board.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1994). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 8: 1-458. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [s.n.] India K002389801 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [20883] India K002389802 Yes
Wallich, N. [8659] India K000245342 Type Yes
Davidse, G.; Sumithraarachchi, D.B. [8849] Sri Lanka K002389807 Yes
s.coll. [10808] India K002389798 Yes
Rangachari, K. [s.n.] India K002389804 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [20883] India K002389803 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K002389800 Yes
s.coll. [7986] India K002389799 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K002389805 Yes
Bourne [2462] India K002389797 Yes
Matthew, K.M. [50881] India K002389795 Yes
Wight, R. [2404] India K000885977 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wight, R. [1639] India K000885978 Unknown Type Material Yes
Herb. Wight [3037] India K002389794 Yes
Cooray, R.G. [69110806R] Sri Lanka K002389808 Yes
Wight, R. [1634] India K000245343 Type Yes
Wight, R. [1634] India K000885975 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wight, R. [1634] India K000885976 Type Yes
Venugopal, N.; Jayaseelan, T.S. [18765] India K002389806 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9045] Thailand K000621221 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9045] Thailand K000621222 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9045] Thailand K000621223 Yes
Narayanaswami, V. [118] India K002389796 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora

    • Clayton, W.D., Vorontsova, M.S., Harman, K.T. and Williamson, H. (2006 onwards). GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0