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Evaluation of Bamboo Resources in Latin America

Working Papers
Evaluation of Bamboo Resources in Latin America

Author:

Ximena Londoño

Publisher:

INBAR

Year:

2001

Pages:

30

Keywords:

bamboo, resources, Latin America, evaluation, assessment

Latin America is the richest region of the Americas in terms of the diversity and number of woody bamboo species. Twenty genera and 429 species of woody bamboos are distributed from north-western Mexico to southern Chile. A listing of native woody bamboo species by country is provided in this work.

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