1. Family: Zingiberaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Zingiber Mill.
      1. Zingiber kerrii Craib

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to China (SW. Yunnan).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China South-Central, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

    Zingiber kerrii Craib appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Kerr, A.F.G. [1290], Thailand K000255234 Unknown type material
    Kerr, A.F.G. [1290], Thailand K000255235 Unknown type material

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1912: 403 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • Bai, L. & al. (2015). Taxonomic studies on Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) in China I: Zingiber kerrii and the synonymy of Z. menghaiense and Z. stipitatum Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 67: 129-142.
    • Thongam, B., Sarangthem, N. & Konsam, B. (2013). Zingiber kerrii (Zingiberaceae): A new record for India from Manipur Taiwania 58: 291-294.
    • 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
    • Bai, L. & al. (2015). Taxonomic studies on Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) in China I: Zingiber kerrii and the synonymy of Z. menghaiense and Z. stipitatum Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 67: 129-142.
    • Thongam, B., Sarangthem, N. & Konsam, B. (2013). Zingiber kerrii (Zingiberaceae): A new record for India from Manipur Taiwania 58: 291-294.

    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