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This species is accepted, and its native range is Arunachal Pradesh to N. Assam.

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms 1500-2000 cm long; 80-100 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; 30-50 cm long; dark green; distally pruinose. Lateral branches dendroid. Buds or branches present on lower quarter of culm. Culm-sheaths deciduous; 12-22 cm long; 0.9 times as long as wide; glabrous; truncate at apex; auriculate; ciliate on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule 2 mm high. Culm-sheath blade triangular; cordate; erect; acuminate. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface, or puberulous. Leaf-sheath oral hairs setose; deciduous. Leaf-sheath auricles falcate. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 0.5 mm long; erose. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base symmetrical, or asymmetrical; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath; petiole 0.4 cm long. Leaf-blades persistent, or deciduous at the ligule; lanceolate; 16-22 cm long; 20-30 mm wide; mid-green and glaucous; discolorous with last colour beneath. Leaf-blade midrib evident. Leaf-blade apex attenuate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-tropical: India.
Reference
Bambuseae. Borthakur & Barooah 2009.

Native to:

Assam, East Himalaya

Bambusa barpatharica Borthakur & Barooah appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Indian J. Forest. 24: 505 (2002)

Accepted by

  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.

GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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