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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Saccharum sinense Roxb., Pl. Coromandel 3: t. 232 (1819).

This name is accepted.

Hybrid Formula: S. officinarum S. spontaneum
Distribution: New Guinea
(29) mau mdg (36) chc chh chn chs (38) tai (40) ban ind pak srl (41) mya (42) jaw mly mol 43 NWG (80) hon
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova