Curcuma neilgherrensis Wight

First published in Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient.: t. 2006 (1853)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. & S. India, Indo-China. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

India, Laos, Myanmar

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Newman, N. & Pullan, M. (2006). Zingiberaceae Resource Centre http://193.62.154.38/ZRC/taxonomicData.html.
  • Raju, V.S., Reddy, C.S. & Ragan, A. (2006). Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae) in Andhra Pradesh: a preliminary study. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 30: 773-775.
  • Škornicková, J.L., Sída, O. & Marhold, K. (2010). Back to types! Towards stability of names in Indian Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae). Taxon 59: 269-282.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Newman, N. & Pullan, M. (2006). Zingiberaceae Resource Centre http://193.62.154.38/ZRC/taxonomicData.html.
  • Raju, V.S., Reddy, C.S. & Ragan, A. (2006). Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae) in Andhra Pradesh: a preliminary study. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 30: 773-775.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 2005 Gardner [s.n.] India K000640550 Unknown Type Material Yes
Aug 1, 2005 India K000640549 Unknown Type Material Yes
Thomsen, G. [85] India K002593533 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [14288] India K002593539 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [21205] India K002593548 Yes
Thomsen, G. [64] India K002593538 Yes
Matthew, K.M. [23819] India K002593540 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [11344] India K002593535 Yes
Edward [Baines] [2245] India K002593542 Yes
Škorničková, J. [84174] India K002593546 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [s.n.] India K002593534 Yes
[Randolph C. Monis] [s.n.] India K002593544 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [11332] India K002593536 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [17441] India K002593541 Yes
Škorničková, J. [84175] India K002593547 Yes
Bourne [6360] India K002593543 Yes
Bell, T.D. [4005] K002593532 Yes
Lawson, M.A. [12853] India K002593545 Yes
Thomsen, G. [742] India K002593537 Yes

Sources

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    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    • 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 Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0