1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Oligostachyum Z.P.Wang & G.H.Ye
      1. Oligostachyum bilobum W.T.Lin & Z.J.Feng

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

    [GB]
    Habit
    Perennial. Rhizomes elongated; leptomorph. Culms 100-150 cm long; 8 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; 8-12 cm long; distally hispid. Culm-nodes flanged. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement three; with 1 branch dominant. Culm-sheaths tardily deciduous; glabrous; glabrous on margins, or hairy on margins; convex at apex; auriculate; ciliate on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule 0.5-1 mm high; dentate. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate; erect. Leaves 4-5 per branch. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface. Leaf-sheath oral hairs scanty, or lacking. Leaf-sheath auricles absent, or falcate. Ligule a ciliolate membrane; 1-1.3 mm long; truncate. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades deciduous at the ligule; lanceolate; 5-17 cm long; 10-25 mm wide. Leaf-blade venation with 8-12 secondary veins. Leaf-blade surface glabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-temperate: China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Lin & Feng 2002.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China Southeast

    Oligostachyum bilobum W.T.Lin & Z.J.Feng appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Bamboo Res. 13(2): 23 (1994)

    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