1. Family: Zingiberaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Siphonochilus J.M.Wood & Franks
      1. Siphonochilus nigericus (Hutch. ex Hepper) B.L.Burtt

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Zingiberaceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:1. 1968

    Habit
    A tuberous rooted herb with precocious flowers.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Nigeria

    Siphonochilus nigericus (Hutch. ex Hepper) B.L.Burtt appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Keay, R.W.J. [25830], Nigeria 17107.000
    Dalziel, J.M. [276], Nigeria K000099538 holotype

    First published in Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 40: 372 (1982)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    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/
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    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/
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