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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Myanmar to W. Malesia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Jawa, Malaya, Myanmar, Sumatera

Introduced into:

Laos, Thailand

Zingiber ottensii Valeton appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Ottens, A. [676], Jawa K000255214 isotype

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg, sér. 2, 27: 136 (1918)

Accepted by

  • Aung, M.M. & Tanaka, N. (2019). Seven taxa of Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) newly recorded for the flora of Myanmar Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 45: 1-8.
  • 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

  • Aung, M.M. & Tanaka, N. (2019). Seven taxa of Zingiber (Zingiberaceae) newly recorded for the flora of Myanmar Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 45: 1-8.

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