Taxon: Miscanthus sinensis Andersson

 
Genus: Miscanthus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Saccharinae
Nomen number: 24493
Place of publication: öfvers. Kongl. Vetensk.-Akad. Förh. 12:166. 1856
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 01-Oct-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 35 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Gene sources: potential gene source for biomass energy plants (fide Biomass Bioenergy 25:345-346. 2003)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of sugarcane (fide J Amer Soc Sugar Cane Technol 11:39. 1991)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kurile Islands (s.), Primorye (s.), Sakhalin (s.)]
    • CHINA: China, [Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Celebes] Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized



    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand [North Island, South Island]

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Missouri]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

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  2. Atienza, S. G. et al. 2002. Preliminary genetic linkage map of Miscanthus sinensis with RAPD markers Theor. Appl. Genet. 105:946-952.
  3. Burner, D. M. 1997. Chromosome transmission and meiotic behavior in various sugarcane crosses J. Amer. Soc. Sugar Cane Technol. 17:38-50.
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
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  7. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  8. Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. Flora Hainanica. (F Hainan)
  9. Hodkinson, T. R. et al. 2002. Phylogenetics of Miscanthus, Saccharum and related genera (Saccharinae, Andropogoneae, Poaceae) based on DNA sequences from ITS nuclear ribosomal DNA and plastid trnL intron and trnL-F intergenic spacers J. Pl. Res. 115:381-392
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  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
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  13. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  14. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  15. Lewandowski, I. et al. 2003. The development and current status of perennial rhizomatous grasses as energy crops in the US and Europe (Biomass Bioenergy) 25:345-346.
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  26. Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)
  27. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
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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=24493. Accessed 24 April 2018.