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This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Guangdong).

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms 800-1000 cm long; 50-60 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thick-walled; 45-50 cm long; distally pubescent. Culm-nodes flush with internodes. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement many. Culm-sheaths deciduous; pubescent; with white hairs; truncate at apex; auriculate; setose on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule 1-1.5 mm high; fimbriate. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate; narrower than sheath; reflexed. Leaves cauline; 3 per branch. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface. Leaf-sheath oral hairs scanty. Leaf-sheath auricles absent, or erect. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 0.5 mm long; erose; truncate. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate, or oblong; 6.5-25 cm long; 15-30 mm wide. Leaf-blade venation with 12-20 secondary veins; with distinct cross veins. Leaf-blade surface glabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-temperate: China.
Reference
Bambuseae. Lin & Feng 2011.

Native to:

China Southeast

Bambusa transvenula (W.T.Lin & Z.J.Feng) N.H.Xia appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot. 17: 351 (2009)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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