Gigantochloa

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Gigantochloa
Gigantochloa albociliata - Jardin d'Éden.JPG
Gigantochloa albociliata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Supertribe: Bambusodae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Genus: Gigantochloa
Kurz ex Munro
Type species
Gigantochloa atter [1]
(Hassk.) Kurz.

Gigantochloa is a tropical Asian and Papuasian genus of giant clumping bamboo in the grass family.[2][3] It is found in southern China, Southeast Asia, the Indian subcontinent, and New Guinea.[4]

Species[5][6]
formerly included[5]

see Bambusa Dendrocalamus Neololeba Pseudoxytenanthera

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