Elettaria ensal (Gaertn.) Abeyw.

First published in Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci. 2: 83 (1959)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Sri Lanka. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Thomsen, G. [88] India Elettaria cardamomum var. major K002594694 Yes
Gardner [892] Sri Lanka Elettaria cardamomum var. major K002594697 Yes
Gardner [892] Sri Lanka Elettaria cardamomum var. major K002594698 Yes
Thomsen, G. [s.n.] India Elettaria cardamomum var. major K002594695 Yes
s.coll. [2796] India Elettaria cardamomum var. major K002594696 Yes
s.coll. [173] India Elettaria cardamomum var. major K002594693 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • 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.
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  • 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