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This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to China (SW. Yunnan).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, Myanmar, Thailand

Curcuma rubrobracteata Škornick., M.Sabu & Prasanthk. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Skornickova, J. [86241], India K000307932 isotype

First published in Gard. Bull. Singapore 55: 89 (2003)

Accepted by

  • Chen, J. & Xia, N.H. (2010). Chromosome cytology, leaf epidermal morphology and palynology of Curcuma rubrobracteata (Zingiberaceae) Nordic Journal of Botany 28: 212-215.
  • Maknoi, C., Sirirugsa, P. & Larsen, K. (2005). New records of Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 33: 71-74.
  • Sirirugsa, P., Larsen, K. & Maknoi, C. (2007). The genus Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae): distribution and classification with reference to species diversity in Thailand Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 59: 203-220.
  • Škornicková, J.L., Sída, O. & Marhold, K. (2010). Back to types! Towards stability of names in Indian Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae) Taxon 59: 269-282.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chen, J. & Xia, N.H. (2010). Chromosome cytology, leaf epidermal morphology and palynology of Curcuma rubrobracteata (Zingiberaceae) Nordic Journal of Botany 28: 212-215.
  • Maknoi, C., Sirirugsa, P. & Larsen, K. (2005). New records of Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 33: 71-74.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0