The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Melocanna baccifera (Roxb.) Kurz is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melocanna (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 424004) with original publication details: Prelim. Rep. Forest Pegu App. B: 94 1875.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Bambusa baccifera Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Beesha baccifera (Roxb.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Beesha rheedii Kunth [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Melocanna bambusoides Trin. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Nastus baccifera (Roxb.) Raspail Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-424004, and has not been changed.