Genus: Pleioblastus Nakai

Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Arundinarieae
Subtribe: Arundinariinae
Genus number: 15991
Last updated: 03-May-2012
Accession Count: 41 (12 active, 10 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: a monophyletic genus for members of Triplett & Clark's Medake subclade

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Chao, C. S. & S. A. Renvoize. 1989. A revision of the species described under Arundinaria (Gramineae) in Southeast Asia and Africa. Kew Bull. 44:351.
  2. Clayton, W. D. & S. A. Renvoize. 1986. Genera graminum. Kew Bull add. ser. 13:1-389.
  3. Ohrnberger, D. 1999. The bamboos of the world. Note: accepts
  4. Soderstrom, T. R. et al., eds. 1987. Grass systematics and evolution 234.
  5. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora. Note: accepts
  6. Watson, L. & M. J. Dallwitz. 1992. The grass genera of the world

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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 26 May 2020.