Genus:
Curcuma L.

Curcuma candida (Wall.) Techapr. & Škornick.

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

Native to:

Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Curcuma candida (Wall.) Techapr. & Škornick. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 3, 2017 Collet, H. [582], Myanmar K000720926 No
May 3, 2017 Lace, J.H. [5238], Myanmar K000720924 No
May 3, 2017 Unwin, R. [13524], Myanmar K000720923 No
May 3, 2017 Lace, J.H. [5239], Myanmar K000720925 No
May 3, 2017 Kurz, S. [3301], Myanmar K000720927 No
May 3, 2017 Herb. Griffith [196 (Herbarium number 5755)], Myanmar K000720928 No
May 2, 2017 van Beusekom, C.F. [468], Thailand K000720934 No
May 2, 2017 Phengklai [3148], Thailand K000720935 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6585], Myanmar Kaempferia candida K001124253 Yes

First published in Nordic J. Bot. 29: 776 (2011 publ. 2012)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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