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Taxon: Amomum zedoaria Christm.

Synonym of Curcuma zedoaria (Christm.) Roscoe

Genus: Amomum
Family: Zingiberaceae
Subfamily: Alpinioideae
Tribe: Alpinieae
Nomen number: 2928
Place of publication: G. F. Christmann & G. W. F. Panzer, Vollst. Pflanzensyst. 5:12. 1779
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Burtt, B. L. 1977. Curcuma zedoaria. Gard. Bull. Singapore 30:59.
  2. Leong-Škorničková, J. et al. 2008. Taxonomic and nomenclatural puzzles in Indian Curcuma: the identity and nomenclatural history of C. zedoaria (Christm.) Roscoe and C. zerumbet Roxb. Zingiberaceae)(. Taxon 57:955.
  3. Leong-Škorničková, J. et al. 2010. Back to types! Towards stability of names in Indian Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae). Taxon 59:280.

Check other web resources for Amomum zedoaria Christm. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=2928. Accessed 1 June 2020.