1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Bambusa Schreb.
      1. Bambusa papillatoides Q.H.Dai & D.Y.Huang

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Guangxi).

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    Habit
    Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms erect; inclined at the tip; 300-600 cm long; 10-30 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; 30-50 cm long; distally hispid. Culm-nodes pubescent. Lateral branches dendroid. Bud complement 1. Branch complement several; with 1 branch dominant. Culm-sheaths deciduous; coriaceous; hispid; with dark brown hairs; concave at apex and asymmetrical at apex; auriculate; setose on shoulders; shoulders with straight hairs; shoulders with 5 mm long hairs. Culm-sheath ligule 1 mm high; ciliolate. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate, or narrowly ovate; erect, or spreading. Leaves cauline; 7-10 per branch. Leaf-sheaths 3-4 cm long; antrorsely scabrous; glabrous on surface; outer margin hairy. Leaf-sheath oral hairs setose; deciduous; 10-12 mm long; pale. Leaf-sheath auricles absent, or falcate. Ligule a ciliolate membrane; 1 mm long. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 10-15 cm long; 10-20 mm wide. Leaf-blade venation with 8-12 secondary veins.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-temperate: China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Dai & Huang 2005.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China Southeast

    Bambusa papillatoides Q.H.Dai & D.Y.Huang appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Acta Phytotax. Sin. 36: 279 (1998)

    Accepted by

    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2006). Poaceae Flora of China 22: 1-733. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2006). Poaceae Flora of China 22: 1-733. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    Sources

    GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0