1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Cephalostachyum Munro
      1. Cephalostachyum sanguineum (W.P.Zhang) D.Z.Li & H.Q.Yang

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

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    Habit
    Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms erect; 500-700 cm long; 20-30 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; 25-35 cm long; scaberulous. Culm-nodes flush with internodes. Lateral branches dendroid. Bud complement 1. Branch complement many; with subequal branches. Culm-sheaths deciduous; 23-28 cm long; 2 times as long as wide; pubescent; without auricles; glabrous on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule 2 mm high; ciliolate. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate; 10 cm long; pubescent. Leaves 4-6 per branch. Leaf-sheaths 9-10 cm long; glabrous on surface. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 1 mm long. Leaf-blade base cuneate; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate, or ovate; 18-20 cm long; 40-50 mm wide. Leaf-blade venation with 12-16 secondary veins. Leaf-blade surface scabrous; rough adaxially; glabrous, or puberulous; hairy abaxially. Leaf-blade margins scabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-temperate: China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Zhang 2002.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central

    Cephalostachyum sanguineum (W.P.Zhang) D.Z.Li & H.Q.Yang appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Ann. Bot. Fenn. 44: 156 (2007)

    Not 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. [Cited as Schizostachyum sanguineum.]

    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 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