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  1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Semiarundinaria Makino ex Nakai
      1. Semiarundinaria shapoensis McClure

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Hainan.

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    Habit
    Perennial. Rhizomes elongated; leptomorph. Culms erect; 200 cm long; 10 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; distally glabrous. Culm-nodes glabrous. Lateral branches dendroid; spreading. Branch complement three, or several; in a horizontal line; with subequal branches. Culm-sheaths deciduous; pubescent; without auricles; setose on shoulders. Culm-sheath blade linear; reflexed. Leaves cauline; 5-10 per branch. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface. Leaf-sheath oral hairs lacking. Leaf-sheath auricles absent. Ligule a ciliolate membrane. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate. Leaf-blade venation with distinct cross veins. Leaf-blade surface scaberulous; rough abaxially; glabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-temperate: China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. McClure 2002.

    Distribution

    Other Data

    Semiarundinaria shapoensis McClure appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Lingnan Univ. Sci. Bull. 9: 54 (1940)

    Accepted by

    • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Ohrnberger, D. (1999). The bamboos of the world : annotated nomenclature and literature of the species and the higher and lower taxa: 1-585. Elsevier, Amsterdam.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Ohrnberger, D. (1999). The bamboos of the world : annotated nomenclature and literature of the species and the higher and lower taxa: 1-585. Elsevier, Amsterdam.

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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