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

References for genus:

  • 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.
  • Clayton, W. D. & S. A. Renvoize Genera graminum. Kew Bull add. ser. 13:1-389. 1986. (Gen Gramin)
  • Ohrnberger, D. The bamboos of the world.. (Bamboo World)
  • Soderstrom, T. R. et al., eds. 1987. Grass systematics and evolution. 1986. (Grass Syst Evol) 234.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora.. (Eur Gard F)
  • Watson, L. & M. J. Dallwitz The grass genera of the world. 1992. (Grass Gen)
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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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: Accessed 20 April 2019.