EPPO Global Database

Digitaria ternata(DIGTE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: DIGTE
  • Preferred name: Digitaria ternata
  • Authority: (Richard) Stapf


Indian peninsula to China and southeast Asia, Africa (except north). Introduced into North and South America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cynodon ternatus Richard
Digitaria argyrostachya (Steudel) Fernald

Common names
Name Language
black-seed fingergrass English
sān shǔ mǎ táng Chinese
三数马唐 Chinese