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Taxon: Kaempferia rotunda L.

Genus: Kaempferia
Family: Zingiberaceae subfamily: Zingiberoideae tribe: Zingibereae.
Nomen number: 20920
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:3. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 04-Sep-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 04-Sep-2001
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • resurrection-lily   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • tropical-crocus   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • hai nan san qi   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Indochina; Laos; Thailand
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia

      Cultivated:
  • widely cultivated

      Other:
  • exact native range obscure

References:

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Check other web resources for Kaempferia rotunda L.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?20920 (01 November 2014)

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