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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Alpinia javanica (Blume) D.Dietr., Syn. Pl. 1: 13 (1839), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Etlingera elatior (Jack) R.M.Sm., Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 43: 244 (1986).
Family: Zingiberaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Diracodes javanica Blume, Enum. Pl. Javae 1: 55 (1827).

Alpinia acrostachya Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 62 (1840).

Alpinia diracodes Loes. in H.G.A.Engler, Nat. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 15a: 614 (1930), nom. illeg.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts