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Taxon: Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.

 
Genus: Bambusa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 6438
Place of publication: Coll. pl. 2:26, t. 47. 1808, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: a conserved name (nom. cons.; Shenzhen ICN App. IV) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9)
Name Verified on: 29-Aug-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 12 (2 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: boundary/barrier/support; boundary/barrier/support; boundary/barrier/support; ornamental
  • Materials: cane; fiber (primarily for making paper) fiber
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan Sheng]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Spain [Canary Islands]

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Northern America
    • United States

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Other (probable origin s.e. Asia)

References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource).
  2. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. et al. 1996. Flora of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 78:1-581. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  3. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  4. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  5. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  6. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  7. Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 7:74-78. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  8. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  10. 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+vulgaris&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  11. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource).
  12. Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. 2003-. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica
  13. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  14. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  15. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  16. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  17. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  18. Ohrnberger, D. 1999. The bamboos of the world. Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.
  19. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  20. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  21. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  22. 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.
  23. Stapleton, C. 1994. Bamboos of Bhutan: an illustrated guide
  24. Wang Dajun & Shen Shao-Jin. 1987. Bamboos of China Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris Schrad.
  25. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  26. Zon, A. P. M. van der. 1992. Graminées du Cameroun Note: lists as Bambusa vulgaris J. C. Wendl.
  27. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl. :


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=6438. Accessed 19 September 2019.