Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Digitaria Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Digitaria bicornis (Lam.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes ex Loud.
Source: 1980. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria ciliaris (Retz.) Koel.
Source: 1962. Brittonia.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria cognata (J.A. Schultes) Pilger
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria cognata (J.A. Schultes) Pilger var. cognata
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria filiformis (L.) Koel.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria horizontalis Willd.
Source: Ken Gordan. Personal communication.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria insularis (L.) Mez ex Ekman
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria ischaemum (Schreb.) Schreb. ex Muhl.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria serotina (Walt.) Michx.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria villosa (Walt.) Pers.
Source: Hitchcock, A.S. 1950. Manual of the Grasses of the United States, 2d edition. USDA Misc. Publ. No. 200, Washington, D.C.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Digitaria violascens Link
Source: Hitchcock, A.S. 1950. Manual of the Grasses of the United States, 2d edition. USDA Misc. Publ. No. 200, Washington, D.C.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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