Arundinaria gigantea

Family:POACEAE
Species:Arundinaria gigantea (Walter)Walter ex Muhl.
Common Name:SWITCHCANE
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyPOACEAE
Genus Arundinaria
Species Arundinaria gigantea (Walter)Walter ex Muhl. - SWITCHCANE

Citation

Citation ARUNDINARIA GIGANTEA (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, Cat. Pl. 13. 1813.
Basionym: Arundo gigantea Walter 1788.
Type: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Walter s.n. (neotype: BM). Neotypified by McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 126. 1973; D. B. Ward, J. Bor. Res. Inst. Texas 1: 410. 2007. EPITYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Edgefield Co.: Sumter National Forest, 23 Jun 1993, Hill 25111 (epitype: GH). Epitypified by D. B. Ward, Castanea 74: 193. 2009.

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Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Arundinaria gigantea Arundinaria gigantea Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 561. 1860, nom. illegit. et non (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg 1813.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux 1803. 
Arundinaria gigantea subsp. macrosperma Arundinaria gigantea (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, subsp. macrosperma (Michaux) McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 28. 1973.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux 1803. 
Arundinaria gigantea subsp. tecta Arundinaria gigantea (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, subsp. tecta (Walter) McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 26. 1973.BASIONYM: Arundo tecta Walter 1788. 
Arundinaria gigantea var. tecta Arundinaria gigantea (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, var. tecta (Walter) Lamson-Scribner, in Kearney, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 20: 478. 1893, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux, var. suffruticosa Munro 1868; Arundo tecta Walter 1788. 
Arundinaria macrosperma Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 74. 1803. TYPE: "Hab. a Virginia ad Floridam et in occidentalibus juxta fluvios ab Illinoensibus ad ostium Misissipi", without data, Michaux s.n. (lectotype: P). Lectotypified by Hitchcock, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 156. 1908. EPITYPE: TENNESSEE: Davidson Co.: Near Nashville, 1893, Curtiss 3523 (epitype: GH). Epitypified by D. B. Ward, Castanea 74: 193. 2009.
Arundinaria macrosperma var. arborescens Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux, var. arborescens Munro, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 26: 15. 1868, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux 1803. 
Arundinaria macrosperma var. suffruticosa Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux, var. suffruticosa Munro, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 26: 15. 1868.BASIONYM: Arundo tecta Walter 1788. 
Arundinaria macrosperma var. tecta Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux, var. tecta (Walter) A. W. Wood, Amer. Bot. Fl., ed. 2. 404. 1871, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux, var. suffruticosa Munro 1868; Arundo tecta Walter 1788. 
Arundinaria tecta Arundinaria tecta (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, Cat. Pl. 13. 1813.BASIONYM: Arundo tecta Walter 1788. 
Arundo gigantea Arundo gigantea Walter, Fl. Carol. 81. 1788. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Walter s.n. (neotype: BM). Neotypified by McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 126. 1973; D. B. Ward, J. Bor. Res. Inst. Texas 1: 410. 2007. EPITYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Edgefield Co.: Sumter National Forest, 23 Jun 1993, Hill 25111 (epitype: GH). Epitypified by D. B. Ward, Castanea 74: 193. 2009.
Arundo tecta Arundo tecta Walter, Fl. Carol. 81. 1788. TYPE: MARYLAND: Anne Arundel Co.: Swamp lying between Stony Run Creek and the Pennsylvania Railroad, near Friendship International Airport, s.d., McClure 22000 (neotype: US). Neotypified by McClure, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 9: 28. 1973.
Ludolfia macrosperma Ludolfia macrosperma (Michaux) Willdenow, Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin Mag. Neuesten Entdeck. Gesammten Naturk. 2: 320. 1808.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux 1803. 
Ludolfia tecta Ludolfia tecta (Walter) A. Dietrich, Sp. Pl. 2: 24 . 1833.BASIONYM: Arundo tecta Walter 1788. 
Miegia gigantea Miegia gigantea (Walter) Nuttall, Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 39. 1818.BASIONYM: Arundo gigantea Walter 1788. 
Miegia macrosperma Miegia macrosperma (Michaux) Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 102. 1805.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux 1803. 
Nastus macrospermus Nastus macrospermus (Michaux) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. 5: 458. 1825.BASIONYM: Arundinaria macrosperma Michaux 1803. 
Arundinaria bambusina Arundinaria bambusina (Fischer) Trinius, Fund. Agrost. 97. 1820.BASIONYM: Triglossum bambusinum Fischer 1812. 
Arundinaria tecta var. colorata Arundinaria tecta (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, var. colorata Ruprecht, Mém. Acad. Imp. Saint-Pétersbourg, Ser. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 3(1): 112, pl. 2(1). 1839.  
Arundinaria tecta var. decidua Arundinaria tecta (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, var. decidua Beadle, in L. H. Bailey, Stand. Cycl. Hort. 1: 446. 1914. TYPE: NORTH CAROLINA:
Arundinaria tecta var. distachya Arundinaria tecta (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, var. distachya Ruprecht, Mém. Acad. Imp. Saint-Pétersbourg, Ser. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 3(1): 112, pl. 2(1). 1839.  
Arundinaria tecta var. pumila Arundinaria tecta (Walter) Walter ex Muhlenberg, var. pumila (Nuttall) Ruprecht, Mém. Acad. Imp. Saint-Pétersbourg, Ser. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 3(1): 112. 1839.BASIONYM: Miegia pumila Nuttall 1837. 
Festuca grandiflora Festuca grandiflora Lamarck, Tabl. Encycl. 1: 191. 1791. TYPE: "Carolina", without data, Fraser s.n. (holotype: P?).
Miegia pumila Miegia pumila Nuttall, Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., ser. 2. 5: 149. 1835. TYPE: OKLAHOMA: Choctaw Co.: Confluence of the Kiamesha and Red Rivers, s.d., Nuttall s.n. (holotype: PH?).
Triglossum bambusinum Triglossum bambusinum Fischer, Cat. Jard. Gorenki, ed. 1812. vi. 1812.