Arundo donax

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Poales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Poales

Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Arundinoideae
Tribus: Arundineae
Genus: Arundo
Species: A. donaciformis – A. donax – A. formosana – A. micrantha – A. plinii

NameEdit

  • Arundo L., Sp. Pl.: 81 (1753)
  • Type species: Arundo donax  L., Sp. Pl.: 81 (1753)

SynonymsEdit

  • Heterotypic
    • Donax P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 77 (1812), nom. illeg.
    • Scolochloa Mert. & W.D.J.Koch in J.C.Röhling, Deutschl. Fl., ed. 3, 1: 374 (1823), nom. rej.
    • Amphidonax Nees in J.Lindley, Syst. Nat., ed. 2: 449 (1836).
    • Donacium Fr., Bot. Not. 1843: 131 (1843), nom. illeg.
    • Eudonax Fr., Bot. Not. 1843: 132 (1843), nom. superfl.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Northern Africa
      • Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia
  • Continental: Eurasia
      • Afghanistan, Albania, Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., East Himalaya, France, Greece, Gulf States, Hainan, India, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kriti, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Ogasawara-shoto, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Sinai, Spain, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Yemen, Yugoslavia
    • Introduced into:
      • Alabama, Aldabra, Andaman Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Azores, Bahamas, Baleares, Bermuda, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Bulgaria, California, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Chile Central, Chile North, Christmas I., Colombia, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Delaware, Desventurados Is., Dominican Republic, Easter Is., Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Fiji, Florida, Free State, French Guiana, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Hawaii, Illinois, Jamaica, Jawa, Kansas, Kentucky, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Madagascar, Madeira, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Marquesas, Marshall Is., Maryland, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, Namibia, Nauru, Nevada, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Mexico, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Nicaragua, Niue, Norfolk Is., North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oklahoma, Peru, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Society Is., Somalia, South Australia, South Carolina, Sri Lanka, St.Helena, Sumatera, Suriname, Tennessee, Texas, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Utah, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Virginia, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Virginia, Western Australia, Western Sahara, Windward Is.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Linnaeus, C. 1753. Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas, ad genera relatas, cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Tomus I. Pp. [I–XII], 1–560. Impensis Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae [Stockholm]. BHL Reference page. : 81.

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Giant Reed, Giant Cane, Spanish Cane
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