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This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam (Manipur).

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms erect; 500 cm long; 30-60 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; 30-50 cm long; dark green, or black. Culm-nodes swollen. Lateral branches dendroid. Buds or branches present on lower quarter of culm. Branch complement many; with 1 branch dominant. Culm-sheaths 15-20 cm long; 1 times as long as wide; hispid; with dark brown hairs; auriculate; setose on shoulders. Culm-sheath blade triangular; 15 mm wide. Leaves cauline; 6 per branch. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface; outer margin hairy. Ligule an eciliate membrane. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base symmetrical, or asymmetrical; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath; petiole 0.2 cm long. Leaf-blades lanceolate, or ovate; 15-25 cm long; 15-25 mm wide; glandular. Leaf-blade midrib conspicuous. Leaf-blade venation with 12-16 secondary veins. Leaf-blade surface glabrous. Leaf-blade margins smooth. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-tropical: India.
Reference
Bambuseae. Naithani 2011.

Native to:

Assam

Bambusa manipureana H.B.Naithani & N.S.Bisht appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Indian Forester 136: 262 (2010)

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