Digitaria violascens

Species:Digitaria violascens Link
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native, FAC (NWI)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Digitaria
Species Digitaria violascens Link - VIOLET CRABGRASS


Citation DIGITARIA VIOLASCENS Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 229. 1827.
Basionym: **
Type: BRAZIL: Cult. at Berlin, Herb. Link 93 (holotype: B).

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Broward USF  
Charlotte USF  
Gadsden FSU  
Hillsborough USF  
Jackson FSU  
Leon FSU  
Levy FLAS  
Liberty FSU  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Mainland FTG  
Union FLAS  
Wakulla FSU  
Walton FLAS  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Digitaria ischaemum var. violascens Digitaria ischaemum (Schreber ex Schweigger) Schreber ex Muhlenberg, var. violascens (Link) Radford, in Ahles, J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 80: 172. 1964.BASIONYM: Digitaria violascens Link 1827. 
Panicum violascens Panicum violascens (Link) Kunth, Revis. Gramin. 33. 1829.BASIONYM: Digitaria violascens Link 1827. 
Syntherisma violascens Syntherisma violascens (Link) Nash, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 61: 488. 1910.BASIONYM: Digitaria violascens Link 1827. 
Digitaria chinensis Digitaria chinensis (Nees von Esenbeck) A. Camus, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 4: 48. 1923, non Hornemann 1819.BASIONYM: Paspalum chinense Nees von Esenbeck 1837. 
Digitaria fusca Digitaria fusca (J. Presl) Merrill, Philipp. J. Sci. 35: 4. 1928, non Chiovenda 1919.BASIONYM: Paspalum fuscum J. Presl 1830. 
Digitaria recta Digitaria recta Hughes, Bull. Misc. Inform 1923: 311. 1923. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Queensland: Without data, McGillivray s.n. (holotype: K).
Panicum steudelianum Panicum steudelianum Domin, Biblioth. Bot. 85: 296. 1915.BASIONYM: Paspalum minutiflorum Steudel 1853, non Desvaux 1831. 
Paspalum chinense Paspalum chinense Nees von Esenbeck, in Hooker & Arnott, Bot. Beechey Voy. 231. 1837. TYPE: CHINA: Macau, s.d., Vachell s.n. (holotype: CGE).
Paspalum fuscum Paspalum fuscum J. Presl, in C. Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 214. 1830.  
Paspalum minutiflorum Paspalum minutiflorum Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 17. 1853, non Desvaux 1831. TYPE: CHINA: Without data, Fortune 128 (holotype: P; isotypes: K, L, W).
Syntherisma chinense Syntherisma chinense (Nees von Esenbeck) Hitchcock, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 22: 468. 1922.BASIONYM: Paspalum chinense Nees von Esenbeck 1837. 
Syntherisma fuscum Syntherisma fuscum (J. Presl) Lamson-Scribner, Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 10: 49. 1899.BASIONYM: Paspalum fuscum J. Presl 1830. 
Syntherisma helleri Syntherisma helleri Nash, Minnesota Bot. Stud. 1: 798, t. 44. 1897. TYPE: HAWAII: Oahu: Without locality, 16 May 1895, Heller 2321 (holotype: MINN; isotypes: K, L, P, US).