African Plant Database


Alpinia speciosa (Jacq.) K. Schum.
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 418 (1892)
Information on the genus : Alpinia
Basionym : Zerumbet speciosum Jacq.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (cultivated), is synonym of : Alpinia zerumbet (Pers.) B.L. Burtt & R. M. Sm.
Status for TA : rejected (cultivated), is synonym of : Alpinia zerumbet (Pers.) B.L. Burtt & R. M. Sm.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Zerumbet speciosum Jacq.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Costus zerumbert Pers.
=Alpinia zerumbet (Pers.) B.L. Burtt & R. M. Sm. (1972)
=Elettaria speciosum Blume
=Phaeomeria speciosa (Blume) Merr. (1911)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 31[2]: 204-207 (1972).
 
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Record n°20084 modified 2005-01-19
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