Sorting Yushania names

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


Yushania alpina (K. Schumann) Lin (OHRN)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria alpina K. Schumann (OHRN) , Sinarundinaria alpina (Schumann) C.S. Chao & Renvoize (Mabb)

ENGLISH : African alpine bamboo.

Yushania anceps (Mitford) Yi (Sánchez)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria anceps Mitford (GRIN), Arundinaria jaunsarensis Gamble (Sánchez)

ENGLISH : African bamboo, Jaunsar bamboo (India).

HINDI : Gyons, Jumra, Ningal, Ringal, Sarvra.


Yushania basihirsuta (McClure) Z. P. Wang & G. H. Ye (OHRN)

SYNONYM(S) : Sinarundinaria basihirsuta (McClure) C.D. Chu & C.S. Chao (Wang)

CHINESE : Nan ling jian zhu.

ENGLISH : Hirsute chinacane.

Yushania brevipaniculata (Hand.-Mazz.) T.P. Yi (GRIN,W3TROP)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria brevipaniculata Hand.-Mazz. (Masman) , Sinarundinaria brevipaniculata (Hand.-Mazz.) Keng f. (Masman)

Yushania chungii (Keng) Z.P. Wang & G.H. Ye (W3TROP)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria chungii Keng (W3TROP), Sinarundinaria chungii (Keng) Keng f. (Wang) , Sinoarundinaria chungii (Keng) Keng f. (Bykov), Yushania brevipaniculata (Hand.-Mazz.) T.P. Yi (W3TROP)

CHINESE : Da jian zhu.

ENGLISH : Large arrow bamboo.

RUSSIAN : Sinoarundinariya chuna.

Yushania maling (Gamble) R. B. Majumdar (OHRN)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria maling Gamble (OHRN) , Fargesia maling (Gamble) J. J. N. Campbell (OHRN) , Sinarundinaria maling (Gamble) C.S. Chao & Renvoize (OHRN)

NEPALESE : Maling, Maalingo (Malingo), Khosre maalingo (Khosre malingo).


Yushania microphylla (Munro) R. B. Majumdar (GRIN)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria microphylla Munro (GRIN) , Bambusa microphylla Griffith (OHRN) , Sinarundinaria microphylla (Munro) C.S. Chao & Renvoize (OHRN)

Yushania niitakayamensis (Hayata) Keng f. (Wang)

SYNONYM(S) : Arundinaria niitakayamensis Hayata (GRIN), Sinarundinaria niitakayamensis (Hayata) Keng f. (GRIN)

CHINESE : Yu shan zhu.

ENGLISH : Niitakayama cane (Taiwan), Yushan cane, Yushan Mountain cane.

JAPANESE : Niitakayama dake.

Yushania wilsonii (Rendle) J.J.N. Campbell (OHRN) -> Indocalamus wilsonii (Rendle) C. S. Chao & C. D. Chu (GRIN,OHRN)

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.

Ohrnberger D. (Dieter), 1999, The Bamboos of the World, Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdan, The Netherlands.

Sánchez de Lorenzo Cáceres, José Manuel, 1998-2000, Diccionario de Sinonimos - Los Arboles en España. < >

Sánchez de Lorenzo Cáceres, José Manuel, 1998-2000, Diccionario de Nombres Populares - Los Arboles en España. < >

USDA, ARS, 2000, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (11 January 2001). (A number of languages, some romanised, Latin with authority names)

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).


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