Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Supertribe: Bambusodae
Tribe: Bambuseae[1]
Subtribe: Melocanninae
Genus: Neohouzeaua
Type species
Neohouzeaua mekongensis[2][3]

Neohouzeaua is a genus of Asian bamboo within the grass family).[4][3]

These species have culms growing in large tufts, often somewhat scandent.

Neohouzeaua is sometimes included in the genus Schizostachyum.

  1. Neohouzeaua fimbriata - Myanmar, Thailand
  2. Neohouzeaua helferi - India straggling bamboo - Myanmar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bhutan
  3. Neohouzeaua kerriana - Thailand
  4. Neohouzeaua mekongensis - Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam
  5. Neohouzeaua stricta - straight-culmed Burma bamboo - Myanmar
  6. Neohouzeaua tavoyana - straight-culmed Burma bamboo - Myanmar
formerly included[1]

see Dinochloa Schizostachyum

  • Neohouzeaua coradata - Schizostachyum coradatum
  • Neohouzeaua dulloa - Schizostachyum dullooa
  • Neohouzeaua puberula - Dinochloa puberula


  1. 1 2 3 Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. lectotype designated by McClure, Taxon 6(7): 206 (1957)
  3. 1 2 Tropicos, Neohouzeaua A.Camus
  4. Camus, Aimée Antoinette. 1922. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 28(1): 100-102 descriptions in Latin, commentary in French, line drawings on page 102
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