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Taxon: Saccharum procerum Roxb.

 
Genus: Saccharum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Saccharinae
Nomen number: 103339
Place of publication: Fl. ind. 1:248. 1820
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 05-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (5 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Materials: fiber

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Xizang Zizhiqu]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Tripura, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh] Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina


References:

  1. Besse, P. et al. 1996. Ribosomal DNA variations in Erianthus, a wild sugarcane relative (Andropogoneae-Saccharinae). Theor. Appl. Genet. 92:733-743. Note: this study used non-USDA accessions of this taxon (as Erianthus procerus & found that it shares similar units of RNA with some Indian clones of Saccharum arundinaceum (as E. arundinaceus)
  2. Bor, N. L. 1960. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan.
  3. Cordeiro, G. M. et al. 2003. Sugarcane microsatellites for the assessment of genetic diversity in sugarcane germplasm. Pl. Sci. (Elsevier) 165:181-189.
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. Note: = Saccharum arundinaceum Retz.
  5. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  6. Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia
  7. Nair, N. V. et al. 2006. Characterization of intergeneric hybrids of Saccharum using molecular markers. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 53:163-169.
  8. Selvi, A. et al. 2006. AFLP analysis of the phenetic organization and genetic diversity in the sugarcane complex, Saccharum and Erianthus. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 53:831-842.
  9. Shukla, U. 1996. Grasses of north-eastern India
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Saccharum procerum Roxb. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=103339. Accessed 19 July 2019.