Saccharum L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 54 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Central & E. Asia to Tropics & Subtropics.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Andaman Is., Argentina Northeast, Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Burkina, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Cook Is., East Himalaya, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Ghana, Gulf States, Hainan, India, Iran, Japan, Jawa, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kirgizstan, Korea, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Lesser Sunda Is., Libya, Malawi, Malaya, Maluku, Marquesas, Morocco, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Niger, Nigeria, Northern Territory, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Paraguay, Philippines, Queensland, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Sicilia, Sinai, Society Is., Solomon Is., Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sumatera, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Tubuai Is., Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Xinjiang, Yemen

Introduced into:

Alabama, Aldabra, Angola, Bahamas, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Burundi, Canary Is., Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Christmas I., Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, Easter Is., Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Florida, Galápagos, Gambia, Gilbert Is., Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Iraq, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kriti, Leeward Is., Line Is., Louisiana, Madagascar, Madeira, Maldives, Marianas, Marshall Is., Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Nauru, New Zealand North, Nicaragua, Niue, Panamá, Pitcairn Is., Puerto Rico, Rodrigues, Rwanda, Réunion, Santa Cruz Is., Sardegna, Senegal, Spain, Sulawesi, Texas, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Tuamotu, Turkey, Tuvalu, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is., Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • F.T.A. 9: 94 (1917).
  • Gen. Pl. ed. 5: 28 (1754)
  • Sp. Pl. 54 (1753)

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Sp. Pl. 1: 54 (1753).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 4, (1995) Author: by T. A. Cope [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 28 (1754)
  • Sp. Pl.: 54 (1753)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], Bangladesh K001128366 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], India K001128370 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8854], Nepal K001128374 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8855], Bangladesh K001128380 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854] K001128365 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8854], Myanmar K001128377 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8856], India K001128383 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], India K001128372 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], India K001128369 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8855], India K001128381 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8853], India K001128361 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8853], India K001128362 Yes
Singh, B. [Cat. no. 8856], Nepal K001128386 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8853] K001128359 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], India K001128371 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8853] K001128360 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8855] K001128379 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854] K001128378 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8852] K001128358 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 8854] K001128375 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8853], India K001128363 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854] K001128364 Yes
Longhi-Wagner, H.M. [3686], Brazil K001106146 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8855], India K001128382 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], India K001128367 Yes
Longhi-Wagner, H.M. [5089], Brazil K001106147 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8854], Myanmar K001128376 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8856], India K001128385 Yes
Hoehne, W. [s.n.], Brazil K001106145 Yes
Tweedie [s.n.], Brazil K001106144 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8852] K001128357 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8856], India K001128384 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8854], India K001128368 Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora

    • Clayton, W.D., Vorontsova, M.S., Harman, K.T. and Williamson, H. (2006 onwards). GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0