Pleioblastus pygmaeus (Miq.) Nakai

First published in Sci. Educ. (Tokyo) 15(6): 70 (1932)
This name is a synonym of Pleioblastus variegatus

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pleioblastus fortunei.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Ibrahim, K.M. & Peterson, P.M. (2014). Grasses of Washington, D.C.. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 99: 1-128. [Cited as Pleioblastus pygmaeus.]
  • Steury, B.W., Triplett, J.K. & Parrish, J. (2013). Noteworthy collections Virginia, Maryland and District of Columbia. Castanea 78: 138-139. [Cited as Pleioblastus pygmaeus.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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