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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 Zizhiqu]

    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 (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 (Dict Rehm)
  7. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Nepal: an illustrated guide (Bamboo Nepal)
  8. Stapleton, C. Bamboos of Bhutan: an illustrated guide (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 26 May 2019.