The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Bambusa

The genus Bambusa is in the family Poaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Bambusa

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Bambusa affinis Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa albociliata Munro Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa albolineata L.C.Chia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa alemtemshii H.B.Naithani Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa amahussana Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa amplexicaulis W.T.Lin & Z.M.Wu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa angustiaurita W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa angustissima L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa aristata Lodd. ex Lindl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa arnhemica F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa assamica Barooah & Borthakur Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa aurea Siebold Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa aurinuda McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa australis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa balcooa Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa bambos (L.) Voss Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa barpatharica Borthakur & Barooah Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa basihirsuta McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa basihirsutoides N.H.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa basisolida W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa beecheyana Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa bicicatricata (W.T.Lin) L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa bifida Nakai Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa binghamii Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa blumeana Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa boniopsis McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa brevispicula Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa brunneoaciculia G.A.Fu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa burmanica Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa cacharensis R.B.Majumdar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa cerosissima McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa chungii McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa chunii L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa clavata Stapleton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa comillensis Alam Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa concava W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa contracta L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa copelandii Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa corniculata L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa cornigera McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa crispiaurita W.T.Lin & Z.M.Wu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa dampaeana H.B.Naithani, Garbyal & N.S.Bisht Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa diaoluoshanensis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa diaoluoshanensis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung ex S.H.Chen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa dissimulator McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa distegia (Keng & Keng f.) L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa dolichoclada Hayata Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa duriuscula W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa emeiensis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa erecta Hort. ex Bean Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa eutuldoides McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa farinacea K.M.Wong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa fax (Lour.) Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa fax Poir. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa fimbriligulata McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa flexuosa Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa fortunei Van Houtte ex Munro Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa fruticosa Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa funghomii McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa garuchokua Barooah & Borthakur Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa gibba McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa gibboides W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa gimmei Muroi & Kasahara Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa glabrovagina G.A.Fu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa glaucophylla Widjaja Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa grandis (Q.H.Dai & X.l.Tao ex Keng f.) Ohrnb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa griffithiana Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa guangxiensis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa hainanensis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa heterostachya (Munro) Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa himalayensis hort ex Vilmorin Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa horsfieldii Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa indigena L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa inermis (Keng & Keng f.) T.P.Yi Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa insularis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa intermedia Hsueh & T.P.Yi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa jacobsii Widjaja Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa jaintiana R.B.Majumdar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa khasiana Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa kingiana Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa kyathaungtu E.G.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa lako Widjaja Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa lapidea McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa latideltata W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa laxa K.M.Wong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa lenta L.C.Chia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa lineata Caldas Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa longipalea W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa longispiculata Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa lugdunensis Saporta Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa lugdunensis Berger Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa macrolemma Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa macrotis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa maculata Widjaja Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa majumdarii P.Kumari & P.Singh Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa malingensis McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa manipureana H.B.Naithani & N.S.Bisht Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa marginata Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa merrillii Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa microcephala (Pilg.) Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa midori Muroi & Sugim. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa minutuflorus Rupr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa mitis (Lour.) Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa mizorameana H.B.Naithani Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa mohanramii P.Kumari & P.Singh Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa mollis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa moreheadiana F.M.Bailey Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa multiplex (Lour.) Raeusch. ex Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Bambusa mutabilis McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa myrtiflora Peter Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa nagalandiana H.B.Naithani Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa nairiana P.Kumari & P.Singh Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa nepalensis Stapleton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa neumanni Hort. ex E. G. Camus Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa nigro-punctata Hort. ex E. G. Camus Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa nutans Wall. ex Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa odashimae Hatus. ex D.Z.Li & Stapleton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa odashimae Hatus. ex Ohrnberger Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa oldhamii Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa oliveriana Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa omeiensis Chia & H.L. Fung Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa ooh Widjaja & Astuti Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa pachinensis Hayata Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa pallida Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa papillata (Q.H.Dai) K.M.Lan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa papillatoides Q.H.Dai & D.Y.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa pervariabilis McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa pervariabilis x textilis T.H. Wen Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa pierreana E.G.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa piscatorum McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa polymorpha Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa procera A.Chev. & A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa prominens H.L.Fung & C.Y.Sia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa pygmaea Mitford Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa ramispinosa L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa rangaensis Borthakur & Barooah Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa remotiflora (Kuntze) L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa revoluta (W.T.Lin & J.Y.Lin) N.H.Xia, R.H.Wang & R.S.Lin Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa riauensis Widjaja Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa rigida Keng & Keng f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa riparia Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa rongchengensis (T.P.Yi & C.Y.Sia) D.Z.Li Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa rugata (W.T.Lin) Ohrnb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa rutila McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa salarkhanii Alam Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa schizostachyoides Kurz ex Munro Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa semitecta W.T.Lin & Z.M.Wu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa sesquiflora (McClure) L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa sinospinosa McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa sinthana E.G.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa solomonensis Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa stenoaurita (W.T.Lin) T.H.Wen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa subaequalis H.L.Fung & C.Y.Sia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa subtruncata L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa surrecta (Q.H.Dai) Q.H.Dai Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa tabacaria Poir. Accepted L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa teres Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa textilis McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa thalaw-wa Brandis Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa thalawwa E.G.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa thorelii E.G.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa transvenula (W.T.Lin & Z.J.Feng) N.H.Xia Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa truncata B.M.Yang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa tsangii McClure Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa tulda Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa tuldoides Munro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa utilis W.C.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa valida (Q.H.Dai) W.T.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa variostriata (W.T.Lin) L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa vasaria Munro Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa villosula Kurz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa vilmorini Lat-Marl. ex E.G. Camus Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa vinhphuensis T.Q.Nguyen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa virginalis A.Usteri Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa viridis Widjaja Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa vittata-argentea E.G. Camus Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa wamin E.G.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa wenchouensis (T.H.Wen) Keng f. ex Q.F.Zheng, Y.M.Lin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa wiesneri Carrière Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa xiashanensis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Bambusa xueana Ohrnb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 457 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Bambusa. Of these 137 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 123 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Bambusa. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 457 species names for the genus Bambusa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 137 30.0%
Synonym 265 58.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 55 12.0%

All names

The status of the 580 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Bambusa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 138 23.8%
Synonym 387 66.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 55 9.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 457 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Bambusa, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 136 235 0 0 371 81.2%
Medium confidence 0 14 0 0 14 3.1%
Low confidence 1 16 0 55 72 15.8%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Bambusa is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 14 0 18 0 32 7.0%
WCSP 137 251 0 37 0 425 93.0%