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Taxon: Himalayacalamus hookerianus (Munro) Stapleton

 
Genus: Himalayacalamus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Arundinarieae
Subtribe: Arundinariinae
Nomen number: 404239
Place of publication: Newslett. Bamboo Soc. (European Bamboo Soc. Great Brit.) 17:21. 1993
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: vegetable

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan (w.), India, [Sikkim, West Bengal] Nepal (e.)


    Cultivated

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom


References:

  1. Clark, L. G. 2011. Review of Poaceae Bambusoideae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.) via e-mail on 22 Jul.
  2. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  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)
  5. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Nepal: an illustrated guide. 1994 (Bamboo Nepal)
  6. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Bhutan: an illustrated guide. 1994 (Bamboo Bhutan)
  7. Stapleton, C. M. A. 1994. The bamboos of Nepal & Bhutan Part III: Drepanostachyum, Himalayacalamus, Ampelocalamus, Neomicrocalamus and Chimonobambusa (Gramineae: Poaceae, Bambusoideae) Edinburgh J. Bot. 51:301-330.
  8. Stapleton, C. M. A. 1994. The Blue-stemmed bamboo: Himalayacalamus hookerianus (New Plantsman) 1:5-9.

Check other web resources for Himalayacalamus hookerianus (Munro) Stapleton :

  • 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=404239. Accessed 23 February 2019.