1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Chimonobambusa Makino
      1. Chimonobambusa fansipanensis T.Q.Nguyen & Vucan

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

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    Habit
    Perennial. Rhizomes elongated; leptomorph. Culms erect; 300-400 cm long; 10-20 mm diam.; woody; with aerial roots from the nodes. Culm-internodes terete; 14-18 cm long; striate. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement three; in a horizontal line. Culm-sheaths persistent; 1 length of internode; 2.5 times as long as wide; coriaceous; hairy on margins; auriculate; glabrous on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule 1-1.5 mm high; entire. Culm-sheath blade narrowly ovate; 4-7 cm long; 4-6 mm wide. Leaves cauline; 3-5 per branch. Leaf-sheath oral hairs setose. Leaf-sheath auricles falcate. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 2-2.5 mm long; pubescent on abaxial surface. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base cuneate; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath; petiole 0.3-0.4 cm long. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 8-12 cm long; 7-10 mm wide; chartaceous. Leaf-blade venation with 6-8 secondary veins; with distinct cross veins. Leaf-blade surface puberulous; sparsely hairy; hairy abaxially. Leaf-blade margins scabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-tropical: Indo-China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Nguyen & Yucan 2002.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Vietnam

    Chimonobambusa fansipanensis T.Q.Nguyen & Vucan appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 76: 994 (1991)

    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.

    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