Alpinia

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ZINGIBERACEAE
Common Name:ALPINIA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ZINGIBERALES
FamilyZINGIBERACEAE
Genus Alpinia

Citation

Citation ALPINIA Roxburgh, Asiat. Res. 11: 350. 1810, nom. cons. vs. Alpinia Linnaeus 1753, et vs. Aobina Giseke 1791, et vs. Buekia Giseke 1892, et vs. Martensia Giseke 1792, et vs. Zerumbet Wendland 1798.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Alpinia galanga (Linnaeus) Willdenow, typ. cons. (Maranta galanga Linnaeus

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Alpinia zerumbet SHELLFLOWER; SHELL GINGER

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Albina Albina Giseke, Prael. Ord. Nat. Pl. 207, 227, 248. 1792, nom. rej. vs. Alpinia Roxburgh 1810. TYPE: Non designatus.
Allagas Allagas Rafinesque, Fl. Tellur. 4: 53. 1838 ("1836"). TYPE: Heritiera allughas Retzius Lectotypified by R. M. Smith, Edinburgh J. Bot. 47: 8. 1990. Substitute name for Hellenia Willdenow 1797, non Retzius 1791.
Alpinia Alpinia Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2. 1753, nom. rej. vs. Alpinia Roxburgh 1810. TYPE: Alpinia racemosa Linnaeus
Bojeria Bojeria Rafinesque, Fl. Tellur. 4: 50. 1838 ("1836"), non de Candolle 1836. TYPE: Bojeria magnifica (Roscoe) Rafinesque (Alpinia magnifica Roscoe)
Buekia Buekia Giseke, Prael. Ord. Nat. Pl. 204, 216, 239. 1792, nom. rej. vs. Alpinia Roxburgh 1810. TYPE: Buekia malaccensis (J. Koenig) Raeuschel (Costus malaccensis J. Koenig)
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