Jump to: SynonymsReferencesOther Web References

Taxon: Aframomum giganteum (Oliv. & D. Hanb.) K. Schum.

Genus: Aframomum
Family: Zingiberaceae
Subfamily: Alpinioideae
Tribe: Alpinieae
Nomen number: 101018
Place of publication: H. G. A. Engler, Pflanzenr. IV. 46(Heft 20):212. 1904
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16815249
Name Verified on: 01-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Aug-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System



  1. Lock, J. M. 1976. Notes on some East African species of Aframomum (Zingiberaceae) Kew Bull. 31:267.

Check other web resources for Aframomum giganteum (Oliv. & D. Hanb.) K. Schum. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=101018. Accessed 17 June 2019.