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Taxon: Dendrocalamus giganteus Munro

 
Genus: Dendrocalamus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 13520
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 26:150. 1868
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Oct-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Oct-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Mayaguez (MAY)
Accessions: 8 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Materials: fiber; fiber

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand (n.w.)


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan (s.), India, [Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh] India (n.), [Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh] Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    Uncertain

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Malaysia (possibly native in n.)


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos (Pl Res SEAs) 7:85.
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  7. Ohrnberger, D. The bamboos of the world. (Bamboo World)
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  10. Satya, S. et al. 2010. Bamboo shoot processing : food quality and safety aspect (a review) Trends Food Sci. Technol. 21:181-189.
  11. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  12. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Nepal: an illustrated guide. 1994 (Bamboo Nepal)
  13. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Bhutan: an illustrated guide. 1994 (Bamboo Bhutan)
  14. Stapleton, C. M. A. 1994. The bamboos of Nepal and Bhutan Part I: Bambusa, Dendrocalamus, Melocanna, Cephalostachyum, Teinostachyum, and Pseudostachyum (Gramineae: Poaceae, Bambusoideae) Edinburgh J. Bot. 51:23.
  15. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Dendrocalamus giganteus Munro :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=13520. Accessed 18 October 2018.