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Taxon: Bambusa blumeana Schult. & Schult. f.

 
Genus: Bambusa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 403370
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 7(2):1343. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; shade/shelter
  • Human food:
  • Materials: fiber (raw material for paper and cane for construction, basketry, chopsticks, etc. fide Pl Res SEAs 7:60. 1995; Bamboo World) fiber (raw material for paper and cane for construction, basketry, chopsticks, etc. fide Pl Res SEAs 7:60. 1995; Bamboo World)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Kalimantan, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Islands, Sumatera] Malaysia [Sabah, Sarawak]


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Malaysia, Philippines


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines


References:

  1. Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 7:60.
  2. Dransfield, S. 1992. The bamboos of Sabah
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Bambusa+blumeana&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  4. Ohrnberger, D. 1999. The bamboos of the world. Note: lists as Bambusa blumeana Schult. f.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  6. Roxas, C. A. 1998. Conservation and improvement of bamboo genetic resources in the Philippines. Bamboo and rattan genetic resources in certain Asian countries. 103-136.
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Bambusa blumeana Schult. & Schult. f. :

  • 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=403370. Accessed 20 July 2019.