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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sasa purpurascens (Hack.) E.G.Camus, Bambusées: 19 (1913).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sasamorpha borealis (Hack.) Nakai, J. Fac. Agric. Hokkaido Imp. Univ. 26: 181 (1931).
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.
Homotypic Names:

* Arundinaria purpurascens Hack., Bull. Herb. Boissier 7: 716 (1899).

Bambusa purpurascens (Hack.) Makino, Descr. Prod. Forest. Japon: 37 (1900).

Sasamorpha purpurascens (Hack.) Nakai, J. Fac. Agric. Hokkaido Imp. Univ. 26: 181 (1931).

Pseudosasa purpurascens (Hack.) Makino, Ill. Fl. Nippon: 876 (1940).

Sasamorpha borealis var. purpurascens (Hack.) Hiyama, J. Jap. Bot. 28: 154 (1953).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova