1. Family: Zingiberaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Zingiber Mill.
      1. Zingiber orbiculatum S.Q.Tong

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China (S. Yunnan) to Indo-China.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

    Zingiber orbiculatum S.Q.Tong appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Acta Phytotax. Sin. 25: 463 (1987)

    Accepted by

    • Augn, M.M., Tanaka, N. & Miyake, N. (2015). Two gingers, Zingiber orbiculatum and Z. flavomaculosum (Zingiberaceae), newly recorded from Myanmar Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 41: 107-112.
    • Triboun, P., Larsen, K. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). A key to the genus Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) in Thailand with descriptions of 10 new taxa Thai Journal of Botany 6: 53-77.
    • 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
    • Augn, M.M., Tanaka, N. & Miyake, N. (2015). Two gingers, Zingiber orbiculatum and Z. flavomaculosum (Zingiberaceae), newly recorded from Myanmar Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 41: 107-112.
    • Triboun, P., Larsen, K. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). A key to the genus Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) in Thailand with descriptions of 10 new taxa Thai Journal of Botany 6: 53-77.

    Sources

    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