Amomum pterocarpum Thwaites

First published in Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 317 (1861)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. India, Sri Lanka. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

India, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [3021], Sri Lanka K000458100 Unknown type material Yes
Thwaites, G.H.K. [3021], Sri Lanka K000458099 Unknown type material Yes
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [1190], Sri Lanka K000458013 No
Sep 27, 1927 Fischer, C.E.C. [3574], India Amomum microstephanum K000458017 No
s.coll. [s.n.], India Amomum microstephanum K000458029 Unknown type material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], India Amomum microstephanum K000458028 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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