1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Bambusa Schreb.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Australia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Philippines, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Introduced into:

    Aldabra, Andaman Is., Ascension, Benin, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Cayman Is., Chagos Archipelago, Colombia, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Libya, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nansei-shoto, New Zealand North, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Pakistan, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Rodrigues, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Carolina, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Wallis-Futuna Is., Windward Is., Zaïre

    Bambusa Schreb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2003 Gamble, J.S. [s.n.] K001032007
    Apr 25, 2000 Widjada, E.A. [EAW 7359], Sumatera K000795328
    Wong, K.M. [WKM 2871], Thailand K000795340
    Dransfield, S. [SD1317], Philippines K000795258
    Saw, L.G. [FRI 39949], Peninsular Malaysia K000795335
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5027], Myanmar K001104536
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5027], Myanmar K001104537
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5028], Myanmar K001104538
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5028], Myanmar K001104539
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5029], Myanmar K001104540
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5031], Nepal K001104545
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5031], Nepal K001104546
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5032], Singapore K001104547
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5033], Myanmar K001104548
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5033], Myanmar K001104549
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5033] K001104550
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5035], Nepal K001104552
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5037] K001104554
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5037] K001104555
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5037] K001104556
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5037] K001104557
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5038], India K001104559
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5040], Nepal K001104562
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5040], Nepal K001104563
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5030] K001104541
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5030] K001104542
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5034] K001104551
    s.coll. [s.n.], Philippines K000795327
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5025], India K001104526
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5024] K001104527
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5024] K001104528
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5024] K001104529
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5024] K001104530
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5023], India K001104531
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5023] K001104532
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5026] K001104533
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5026] K001104534
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5026] K001104535
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5030] K001104543
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5030] K001104544
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5036], India K001104553
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5038], India K001104558
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5038] K001104560
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5039], India K001104561
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5039], India K001104755
    Friedberg, B. [308], Lesser Sunda Is. K000795339
    Coutinho, A.P. [s.n.], Brazil K001032008

    First published in Gen. Pl., ed. 8[a], 1: 236 (1789)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • corr. Schreb., Gen. Plant. 236 (1789), nom. cons.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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