Bambusa boniopsis McClure

First published in Lingnan Univ. Sci. Bull. 9: 7 (1940)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Hainan. It is a bamboo and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Descriptions

Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose; clumped densely. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms erect; 200 cm long; 10 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thick-walled; distally mealy. Culm-nodes flush with internodes; glabrous. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement several. Culm-sheaths deciduous; coriaceous; glabrous; auriculate. Culm-sheath blade narrowly ovate; erect; glabrous on surface. Leaves cauline. Ligule an eciliate membrane. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate. Leaf-blade surface pubescent; densely hairy; hairy abaxially. Leaf-blade margins scabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-temperate: China.
Reference
Bambuseae. Chia & Fung 2002.
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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 Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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