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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hellenia chinensis (Retz.) Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 1: 5 (1797).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Alpinia chinensis (Retz.) Roscoe, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 346 (1807).
Family: Zingiberaceae
Homotypic Names:

Languas chinensis (Retz.) J.Koenig in A.J.Retzius, Observ. Bot. 3: 65 (1783).

* Heritiera chinensis Retz., Observ. Bot. 6: 17 (1791).

Alpinia chinensis (Retz.) Roscoe, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 346 (1807).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts