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Arundinaria Michx.
    Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 73 (1803).

Arundinaria madagascariensis
Living Plant image: Antilahimena.P 4768

Credit: Patrice Antilahimena

Status: this genus has not yet been assessed for species diversity and endemism

- Species in Fl. Madag: not published

- Estimated undescribed species: 6 endemic

- Estimated total species: 6 endemic

- Indigenous species endemism: 100%

Species level data entry: not yet complete

Note: Six species are described: A. ambositrensis, A. humbertii, A. ibityensis, A. madagascariensis, A. marojejyensis, A. perrieri. They may be better placed in Sinarundinaria, Fargesia or possibly Thamnocalamus, but this needs to be reassessed (Dransfield, 2003).

Updated on: 20 May. 2008

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