1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Dinochloa Buse
      1. Dinochloa hirsuta S.Dransf.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Sulawesi.

    [GB]
    Habit
    Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms scandent; 6 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; 15-20 cm long; smooth. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement several; with subequal branches; as thick as stem. Culm-sheaths 7-10 cm long; pilose; with white hairs; hairy on margins; auriculate; with 6 mm high auricles; setose on shoulders; shoulders with 22 mm long hairs. Culm-sheath ligule 10-15 mm high; ciliate. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate; erect, or reflexed; 5-9 cm long; 5 mm wide; pubescent. Leaf-sheaths pubescent. Leaf-sheath oral hairs setose; 10 mm long. Leaf-sheath auricles falcate; 3 mm long. Ligule a ciliate membrane; 10 mm long. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades oblong; 10-25 cm long; 25-40 mm wide. Leaf-blade surface glabrous, or pilose. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-tropical: Malesia.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Dransfield 2002.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Sulawesi

    Dinochloa hirsuta S.Dransf. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 20, 1993 Ramlanto [136], Sulawesi K000290665 holotype
    Aug 20, 1993 Ramlanto [136], Sulawesi K000290666 isotype

    First published in Kew Bull. 51: 115 (1996)

    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
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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