Dendrocalamus manipureanus H.B.Naithani & N.S.Bisht

First published in Indian Forester 136: 262 (2010)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Assam (Manipur). It is a bamboo and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Descriptions

Extinction risk predictions for the world's flowering plants to support their conservation (2024). Bachman, S.P., Brown, M.J.M., Leão, T.C.C., Lughadha, E.N., Walker, B.E. https://nph.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/nph.19592

Conservation
Predicted extinction risk: threatened. Confidence: confident
[AERP]

Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms erect; 1500-2000 cm long; 100 mm diam.; woody; with aerial roots from the nodes. Culm-internodes terete; thin-walled; 10-45 cm long; dark green. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement many; with 1 branch dominant. Culm-sheaths 50-60 cm long; 0.66 times as long as wide; hispid; with dark brown hairs; truncate at apex, or convex at apex. Culm-sheath ligule fimbriate. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate; spreading, or reflexed; 7-35 cm long; 20-60 mm wide. Leaf-sheaths striately veined; glabrous on surface. Ligule an eciliate membrane. Leaf-blade base simple, or cuneate; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate, or ovate; 5-40 cm long; 10-40 mm wide; glandular. Leaf-blade midrib conspicuous. Leaf-blade venation with 16-20 secondary veins; without cross veins. Leaf-blade surface glabrous. Leaf-blade margins scaberulous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-tropical: India.
Reference
Bambuseae. Naithani 2011.
[GB]

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • 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/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • 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/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0