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Taxon: Alpinia chinensis Roscoe

Synonym of Alpinia spp.

Genus: Alpinia
Family: Zingiberaceae
Subfamily: Alpinioideae
Tribe: Alpinieae
Nomen number: 310492
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8:346. 1807
Link to protologue:
Comment: identical with Heritiera chinensis Retz., q.v.
Name Verified on: 22-Oct-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Burtt, B. L. & R. M. Smith. 1972. Key species in the taxonomic history of Zingiberaceae. Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 31:200.
  2. Smith, R. M. 1990. Alpinia (Zingiberaceae): a proposed new infrageneric classification. Edinburgh J. Bot. 47:40.

Check other web resources for Alpinia chinensis Roscoe :

  • 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=310492. Accessed 21 July 2019.