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Taxon: Bambusa tulda Roxb.

 
Genus: Bambusa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 6428
Place of publication: Fl. ind. ed. 1832, 2:193. 1832
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Mayaguez (MAY)
Accessions: 11 (5 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: shade/shelter (fide Pl Res SEAs 7:69. 1995; Bamboo World)
  • Human food:
  • Materials: cane; fiber (for handicrafts, paperpulp, construction, basketry, etc.); fiber; fiber

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan (s.), India, [Assam, Bihar, West Bengal] Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos (Pl Res SEAs) 7:69.
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  3. Hooker, J. D. Flora of British India. 1872-1897 (F BritInd)
  4. Ohrnberger, D. The bamboos of the world. (Bamboo World)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  7. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Nepal: an illustrated guide. 1994 (Bamboo Nepal)
  8. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Bhutan: an illustrated guide. 1994 (Bamboo Bhutan)
  9. Stapleton, C. M. A. 1994. The bamboos of Nepal and Bhutan Part I: Bambusa, Dendrocalamus, Melocanna, Cephalostachyum, Teinostachyum, and Pseudostachyum (Gramineae: Poaceae, Bambusoideae) Edinburgh J. Bot. 51:19.

Check other web resources for Bambusa tulda Roxb. :

  • 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.

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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=6428. Accessed 20 February 2019.