Sorting Dinochloa names

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


Dinochloa alata McClure


Dinochloa compactiflora McClure (Bykov) -> Melocalamus compactiflorus (Kurz) Benth. (OHRN,PROSEA)

Dinochloa diffusa (Blanco) Merrill (OHRN) -> Schizostachyum diffusum (Blanco) Merrill (Masman,OHRN)

Dinochloa macclellandii (Munro) Kurz (OHRN)

SYNONYM(S) : Bambusa macclellandii Munro (OHRN), Bambusa maclellandii Munro (IPNI) , Dinochloa macclellandi Kurz (IPNI)


Dinochloa malayana S. Dransfield (IPNI)

Information needed.

Photograph by E. Haverfield at Tropical Bamboos.

Dinochloa orenuda McClure (Bykov,OHRN,Wang)

CHINESE : Wu er teng zhu, Teng zhu.

ENGLISH : Earless scrambling bamboo, Earless dinochloa.


Dinochloa puberula McClure (Wang) -> Neohouzeaua puberula (McClure) T.H. Wen (IPNI)

Dinochloa scandens (Blume) Kuntze (GRIN,OHRN)

SYNONYM(S) : Bambusa scandens Kuntze (GRIN) , Bambusa scandens Blume (PROSEA) , Dinochloa tjankorreh (Schultes) Büse (PROSEA) , Nastus tjankorreh Schultes (Masman,PROSEA)

ENGLISH : West-Java climbing bamboo.

MALAY : Pring kadalan (Java, Indonesia).

SUNDANESE : Cankoreh.

Dinochloa sublaevigata S. Dransf. (OHRN,PROSEA)

ENGLISH : Sabah climbing bamboo, Sabah scrambling bamboo.

MALAY : Buloh wadan (Sabah).

Dinochloa trichogona S. Dransf. (OHRN,PROSEA)

ENGLISH : Borneo climbing bamboo, Borneo scrambling bamboo.

MALAY : Buloh wadan (Sabah).

Dinochloa utilis McClure (Bykov,OHRN,Wang)

CHINESE : Teng zhu, Zhi jiang teng zhu, Zhi jiang teng zhu.

ENGLISH : Common scrambling bamboo.


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.

Schroeter A.I., Panasiuk V.A. & Bykov V.A. (Editor), 1999, Dictionary of Plant Names, Koeltz Scientific Books, Germany. (Chinese - traditional, Chinese - romanised, Russian, English, Latin).

USDA, ARS, 2000, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (22 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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