1. Family: Zingiberaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Zingiber Mill.
      1. Zingiber chrysanthum Roscoe

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to Myanmar.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, West Himalaya

    Zingiber chrysanthum Roscoe appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nepal 17114.000
    s.coll. [6566], Nepal K000815676
    s.coll. [6566], Nepal K000815677

    First published in Monandr. Pl. Scitam.: t. 86 (1824)

    Accepted by

    • Aung, M.M. & Tanaka, N. (2019). Seven taxa of Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) newly recorded for the flora of Myanmar Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 45: 1-8.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Tripathi, S. & Singh, K.K. (2006). Taxonomic revision of the genus Zingiber Boehm. in North-East India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 30: 520-532.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Aung, M.M. & Tanaka, N. (2019). Seven taxa of Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) newly recorded for the flora of Myanmar Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 45: 1-8.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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