Genus: Sasa Makino & Shibata

Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Arundinarieae
Subtribe: Arundinariinae
Genus number: 10767
Last updated: 02-Mar-2011
Accession Count: 26 (4 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Brummitt, R. K. 1999. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 48. Taxon 48:359-360. Note: conservation proposal not recommended, request ruling from General Committee on typification
  2. Li, D.-Z. 1996. (1241) Proposal to conserve the name Sasa (Gramineae) with a conserved type. Taxon 45:543-544.
  3. Stapleton, C. 2000. Typification of Indocalamus tessellatus, Phyllostachys bambusoides var. albomarginata, Sasa veitchii, and the genus Sasa. Taxon 49:235-238.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 28 January 2020.