Dinochloa

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Dinochloa
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Dinochloa pubiramea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Supertribe: Bambusodae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Genus: Dinochloa
Büse
Type species
Dinochloa tjankorreh[1]
(Schult.) Büse

Dinochloa is a genus of tropical clumping high-climbing bamboos in the grass family.[2]

These species bear zigzag culms and fleshy fruits. They are found in the hill forests and lowland dipterocarp forest of southern China, Southeast Asia, and the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent.

Species[3][4]
formerly included[3]

see Cyrtochloa Maclurochloa Melocalamus

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