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Taxon: Gigantochloa apus (Schult. & Schult. f.) Kurz ex Munro

 
Genus: Gigantochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 17526
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 26:126. 1868
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Oct-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: cane (for making utensils, basketry, furniture); cane; cane

Distributional Range:

    Native

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


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Sumatera (s.)]


    Uncertain

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Jawa]


References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos (Pl Res SEAs) 7:100.
  3. Ohrnberger, D. The bamboos of the world. (Bamboo World)
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Gigantochloa apus (Schult. & Schult. f.) Kurz ex Munro :

  • 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=17526. Accessed 20 June 2019.