Scientific classification
Type species
Dignathia gracilis

Dignathia is a genus of African and Asian plants in the grass family.[1][2][3]

  1. Dignathia aristata Cope - Kenya
  2. Dignathia ciliata C.E.Hubb. - Ethiopia, Somalia
  3. Dignathia gracilis Stapf - Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique
  4. Dignathia hirtella Stapf - Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, Oman, Yemen, Gujarat
  5. Dignathia villosa C.E.Hubb. - Ethiopia, Somalia
  • references


  1. ^ Stapf, Otto 1911. Hooker's Icones Plantarum 30: plate 2950 + 3 subsequent text pages descriptions in Latin, commentary + figure captions in English; line drawings of Dignathia gracilis (figures 1-12) and Dignathia hirtella (figure 13)
  2. ^ Grassbase - The World Online Grass Flora
  3. ^ Peterson, P. M., K. Romaschenko & Y. Herrera Arrieta. 2014. A molecular phylogeny and classification of the Cteniinae, Farragininae, Gouiniinae, Gymnopogoninae, Perotidinae, and Trichoneurinae (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Cynodonteae). Taxon 63(2): 275–286
  4. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  5. ^ The Plant List search for Dignathia
  6. ^ Thulin, M. (ed.) (1995). Flora of Somalia 4: i-ii, 1-298. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  7. ^ Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1995). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 7: 1-430. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

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