Sorting Olyra names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :


Olyra ciliatifolia Raddi

SPANISH : Taquarilla.

Olyra fasciculata Trinius

PORTUGUESE : Taquaril (Brazil).

SPANISH : Tacuarilla (Bolivia), Taquarilla.

Olyra humilis Nees

SYNONYM(S) : xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxx, xxxx xxxx xxxx

PORTUGUESE : Bambú fraço (Brazil).

Olyra longifolia Kunth

PORTUGUESE : Taboquinha, Taboquinha de folhas grandes.

Olyra taquara Swallen

PORTUGUESE : Taboquinha, Taquara.


General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < > (Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, Latin with authority names)

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

USDA, ARS, 2000, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (08 November 2002).

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.

Xie Zongwa & Yu Youqin (Editors), 1996, Materia Medica, Chinese Terminology, Vol. 1, Renminweisheng Publishing House Beijing, China. (Latin with authority names and Chinese-simplified, text in Chinese).


Contributors to this page (Personal communication) : Raphael Moras de Vasconcellos.


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