Bambusa bambos (L.) Voss

First published in Vilm. Blumengärtn. ed. 3, 1: 1189 (1895)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China. It is a bamboo and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Honduras, Jawa, Malaya, Maldives, Maluku, Nicaragua, Panamá, Philippines, Seychelles, Sumatera, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots'. Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2012). Nova Silva Cusatlantica. Árboles natinos e introducidos de El Salvador. Parte 2: Angiospermae - Familias M a P y Pteridophyta. Englera 29-2: 1-300.
  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1994). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 8: 1-458. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (1994). Flora Mesoamericana 6: 1-543. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots'. Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2012). Nova Silva Cusatlantica. Árboles natinos e introducidos de El Salvador. Parte 2: Angiospermae - Familias M a P y Pteridophyta. Englera 29-2: 1-300.
  • Camus, E.G. & Camus, A. in H. Lecomte (1922). Flore Générale de l'indo-Chine 1(3): 193-336.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1994). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 8: 1-458. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Datta, B.K., Saha, R. Roy, M. & Majumder, K. (2008). Grasses of West Tripura district, Tripura, India. Pleione 2: 98-105.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (1994). Flora Mesoamericana 6: 1-543. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Fosberg, F.R. (1957). The Maldive islands, Indian Ocean. Atoll Research Bulletin 58: 1-37.
  • Gilliland, H.B. (1971). A revised flora of Malaya 3: 1-319. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Singapore.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • Robertson, S.A. (1989). Flowering Plants of Seychelles: 1-327. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wight [205-1801], India K000357926 Unknown type material Yes
Thomson, T. [161], India K000357927 Unknown type material Yes
Wong, K.M. [FRI 32379], Peninsular Malaysia K000795292 No
Niyomdham, C. [2264], Thailand K400795294 No
Heyne [ in Wall 5023 a], India K000357924 Unknown type material Yes
Wight [in Wall 5023 B], India K000357925 Unknown type material Yes
Retzel [440 in Wight 204-1799], India K000357928 Unknown type material Yes
Aug 7, 1995 Kerr, A.F.G. [15628], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621815 No
Aug 7, 1995 Kerr, A.F.G. [15628], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621770 No
Aug 7, 1995 Kerr, A.F.G. [15628], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621769 No
Aug 7, 1995 Kerr, A.F.G. [15628], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621771 No
Aug 5, 1995 Kerr, A.F.G. [15628], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621768 No
Jan 1, 1963 King, R.M. [5509], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631606 No
Aug 10, 1962 Sorensen, Th. [2510], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631607 No
Oct 4, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [15797], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621796 No
Oct 4, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [15797], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621797 No
Oct 4, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [15797], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621798 No
Oct 4, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [15797], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621795 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292A], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621767 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [19894], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621808 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292A], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621764 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [19894], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621809 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292A], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621766 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292A], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621765 No
Sep 28, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [19894], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621807 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621779 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [18297], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621803 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [18297], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621806 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [18297], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621804 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621778 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [18297], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621805 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621776 No
Sep 26, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12292], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621777 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621781 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621785 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [10707], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621787 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [10707], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621788 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621783 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [10707], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621789 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621782 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621784 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621780 No
Sep 25, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [12873], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621786 No
Aug 30, 1939 Wight, R. [s.n.], India Bambusa arundinacea K000357920 Unknown type material Yes
Aug 30, 1939 Wight, R. [s.n.], India Bambusa arundinacea K000357919 Unknown type material Yes
Aug 30, 1939 Wight, R. [1800], India Bambusa arundinacea K000854832 Yes
Aug 30, 1939 Wight, R. [1802], India Bambusa arundinacea K000357922 Unknown type material Yes
Aug 30, 1939 Wight, R. [2071802], India Bambusa arundinacea K000357921 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 10, 1913 Kerr, A.F.G. [2948], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621811 No
Oct 10, 1913 Kerr, A.F.G. [2948A], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621814 No
Oct 10, 1913 Kerr, A.F.G. [2948], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621810 No
India Bambusa arundinacea K000357923 Unknown type material Yes
Put [2181], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621772 No
Put [2181], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621774 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [10119], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621794 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [1011], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621799 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [1011], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621800 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [2356], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631609 No
Hosseus, C.C. [444], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631610 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [4699], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621813 No
Marcan, A. [2206], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621792 No
Put [2181], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621773 No
Larsen, K. [9241], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631612 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [1011], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621801 No
Mbombo, R.M. [13956], Cameroon Bambusa arundinacea K000181819 No
Marcan, A. [2206], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621791 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [2356], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621802 No
Soderstrom, T.R. [1762], Sri Lanka Bambusa arundinacea K000795318 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [4699], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621812 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [10119], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621793 No
Mbombo, R.M. [13957], Cameroon Bambusa arundinacea K000181818 No
Marcan, A. [2206], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621790 No
Put [2181], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000621775 No
Larsen, K. [9241], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631611 No
Larsen, K. [9241], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631613 No
Larsen, K. [10507], Thailand Bambusa arundinacea K000631608 No

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