1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Chimonobambusa Makino
      1. Chimonobambusa verruculosa (T.P.Yi) T.H.Wen & Ohrnb.

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

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    Habit
    Perennial. Rhizomes elongated; leptomorph. Culms erect; 150-200 cm long; 10-15 mm diam.; woody; 17-24 -noded. Culm-internodes terete; solid; 10-15 cm long; mid-green; distally glabrous. Lateral branches suffrutescent. Bud complement 3. Branch complement three, or several; in a horizontal line. Culm-sheaths tardily deciduous; 7-12 cm long; 2 times as long as wide; hispid; with tawny hairs; hairy on margins; without auricles; ciliate on shoulders; shoulders with 1 mm long hairs. Culm-sheath ligule 0.5 mm high; purple. Culm-sheath blade inconspicuous. Leaves cauline; (1-)2-3(-4) per branch. Leaf-sheaths 2.2-4.3 cm long; glabrous on surface. Leaf-sheath oral hairs scanty, or lacking; 2 mm long. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 0.5 mm long; pubescent on abaxial surface. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base cuneate; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath; petiole 0.15-0.2 cm long; petiole glabrous. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 5-18 cm long; 9-16 mm wide; chartaceous. Leaf-blade venation with 6-8 secondary veins; with distinct cross veins. Leaf-blade surface glabrous. Leaf-blade margins scabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-temperate: China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Yi 2002.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central

    Chimonobambusa verruculosa (T.P.Yi) T.H.Wen & Ohrnb. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in D.Ohrnberger, Bamboos World Gen. Chimonobambusa: 47 (1990)

    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 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