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Taxon: Phyllostachys edulis (Carrière) J. Houz.

 
Genus: Phyllostachys
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Arundinarieae
Subtribe: Arundinariinae
Nomen number: 28158
Place of publication: Bambou (Mons) 1:39. 1906
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 27 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • moso bamboo  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • tortoise-shell bamboo  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • kikkō-chiku  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • mōsō-chiku  (Source: Dict Gard) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • mosobambu  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • mao zhu  (Source: Kew Bull) - Transcribed Chinese
  • juksundae  (Source: Ency Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Materials: cane (fide AH USDA 114:53. 1957, as P. pubescens; Bamboo World)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Henan Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng]


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Europe
    • Europe


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Chao, C. S. & S. A. Renvoize. 1988. Notes on some species of Phyllostachys (Gramineae: Bambusoideae). Kew Bull. 43:415-422.
  3. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  4. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976) Note: = Phyllostachys pubescens Mazel ex Houz.
  5. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption Note: = Phyllostachys pubescens Mazel ex Houz.
  6. Li, Z.-h. & M. Kobayashi. 2004. Plantation future of bamboo in China. J. Forest. Res. (Harbin) 15:233-242.
  7. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  8. McClure, F. A. 1957. Bamboos of the genus Phyllostachys under cultivation in the United States. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 114:51. Note: lists as Pyllostachys edulis Houz.; = P. pubescens Mazel ex Houz.
  9. Ohrnberger, D. 1999. The bamboos of the world.
  10. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). Note: lists as Phyllostachys edulis Houz.; = P. heterocycla (Carrière) Mitford
  11. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  13. Tai Hyun Chung. 1965. Illustrated encyclopedia of fauna & flora of Korea, vol. 5, Tracheophyta.
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Phyllostachys edulis (Carrière) J. Houz. :

  • 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=28158. Accessed 19 September 2019.