Digitaria cognata

Digitaria cognata
Digitaria cognata

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Poales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Poales

Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Panicoideae
Tribus: Paniceae
Subtribus: Anthephorinae
Genus: Digitaria
Species: Digitaria cognata

Name Edit

Digitaria cognata (Schult.) Pilg., 1931

Synonyms Edit

  • Basionym
    • Panicum cognatum Schult., Mant. 2: 235 (1824).
  • Homotypic
    • Leptoloma cognata (Schult.) Chase, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 19: 192 (1906).
  • Heterotypic
    • Panicum nudum Walter, Fl. Carol.: 73 (1788).
    • Panicum divergens Muhl. ex Elliott, Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1: 130 (1816), nom. illeg.
    • Panicum autumnale Bosc ex Spreng., Syst. Veg., 1: 320 (1824).
    • Panicum fragile Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 36 (1833), nom. superfl.
    • Panicum autumnale var. pubiflorum Vasey ex L.H.Dewey, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 2: 508 (1894), nom. illeg.
    • Digitaria cognat'a subsp. pubiflora (Vasey ex L.H.Dewey) Wipff, Sida 13: 120 (1988).

Distribution Edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Eastern USA
      • Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina
    • Regional: Central USA
      • Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin
    • Introduced into:
      • Japan

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References Edit

Primary references Edit

Additional references Edit

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Links Edit

Vernacular names Edit

English: fall witchgrass
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