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This species is accepted, and its native range is India to Thailand.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

India, Myanmar, Thailand

Globba sessiliflora Sims appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6534] Globba careyana K001124125
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6534], Myanmar Globba careyana K001124124
Jan 1, 2003 Stocks, Law H. [s.n.], India Globba canarensis K000640603 lectotype
May 1, 2002 India Globba ophioglossa K000640554 lectotype

First published in Bot. Mag. 35: t. 1428 (1811)

Accepted by

  • 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

  • Newman, N. & Pullan, M. (2006). Zingiberaceae Resource Centre http://193.62.154.38/ZRC/taxonomicData.html.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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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 2021. 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 2021. 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