The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Amomum

The genus Amomum is in the family Zingiberaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Amomum

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Amomum acre Valeton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum aculeatum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum acuminatum Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum alborubellum K.Schum. & Lauterb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum andamanicum V.P.Thomas, Dan & M.Sabu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum angustipetalum S.Sakai & Nagam. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum anomalum R.W.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum apiculatum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum aquaticum Raeusch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum argyrophyllum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum aromaticum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum austrosinense D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum benthamianum Trimen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum bicorniculatum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum bicornutum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum biflorum Jack Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum bilabiatum S.Sakai & Nagam. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum bimaculatum Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum blumeanum Valeton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum borealiborneense I.M.Turner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum borneense (K.Schum.) R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum botryoideum Cowley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum brachychilus K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum brachypodanthum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum bulusanense Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum burttii R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum calophrys K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum calyptratum S.Sakai & Nagam. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum cannicarpum (Wight) Benth. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum capitatum Roxb. ex Spreng., Schrad. & Link Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum capsiciforme S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum centrocephalum A.D.Poulsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum cephalotes Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum cerasinum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum chaunocephalum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum chinense W.Y.Chun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum citrinum (Ridl.) Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum compactum Sol. ex Maton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum conoideum (Ridl.) Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum coriaceum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum coriandriodorum S.Q.Tong & Y.M.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum cylindraceum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum dallachyi F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum dealbatum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum deorianum D.P.Dam & N.Dam Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum deuteramomum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum dictyocoleum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum dimorphum M.F.Newman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum dolichanthum D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum durum S.Sakai & Nagam. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum echinatum Willd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum echinocarpum Alston Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum elegans Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum elephantorum Pierre ex Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum epiphyticum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum flavidulum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum flavoalbum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum flavorubellum K.Schum. & Lauterb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum fragile S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum fulviceps Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum gagnepainii T.L.Wu, K.Larsen & Turland Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum garoense S.Tripathi & V.Prakash Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum ghaticum K.G.Bhat Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum glabrum S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum globba J.F.Gmel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum gracile Blume Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum gramineum Wall. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum graminifolium Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum granum-paradisi L. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Amomum gymnopodum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum gyrolophos R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum hansenii R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum hastilabium Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum hedyosmum I.M.Turner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum heteranthum Blume Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum hirticalyx K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum hochreutineri Valeton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum holmesii K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum hypoleucum Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum irosinense (Elmer) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum jainii S.Tripathi & V.Prakash Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum jingxiense D.Fang & D.H.Qin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum kinabaluense R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum kingii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum koenigii J.F.Gmel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum kravanh Pierre ex Gagnep. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Amomum kwangsiense D.Fang & X.X.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum lacteum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum lambirense R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum laoticum Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum lappaceum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum laxisquamosum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum lepicarpum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum ligulatum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum linearifolium Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum loheri K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum longiligulare T.L.Wu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum longipedunculatum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum longipes Valeton Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum longipetiolatum Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum lophophorum (Ridl.) Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum luteum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum luzonense Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum macrodons Scort. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum macroglossa K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum macropodum Gagnep. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum marginatum Roxb. ex Spreng., Schrad. & Link Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum masticatorium Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum matifolium Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum maximum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum menglaense S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum menglunense T. L. Wu & S. J. Chen Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Amomum mengtzense H.T.Tsai & P.S.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum micranthum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum microcarpum C.F.Liang & D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum microcheilum (Ridl.) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum mindanaense Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum molle Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum muricarpum Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum muricatum Bedd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum nemorale (Thwaites) Trimen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum neoaurantiacum T.L.Wu, K.Larsen & Turland Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum nilgiricum V.P.Thomas & M.Sabu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum ochreum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum odontocarpum D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum oliganthum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum padangense K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum palawanense Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum paratsaoko S.Q.Tong & Y.M.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pauciflorum Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum paucifolium R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pausodipsus K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pellitum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum petaloideum (S.Q.Tong) T.L.Wu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pierreanum Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum propinquum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pseudofoetens Valeton Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pterocarpum Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pubescens (Ridl.) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pubimarginatum Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum pungens R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum purpureorubrum S.Q.Tong & Y.M.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum putrescens D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum quadratolaminare S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum queenslandicum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum repoeense Pierre ex Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum rivale Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum robertsonii Craib Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum roseisquamosum Nagam. & S.Sakai Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum sarasinorum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum scarlatinum H.T.Tsai & P.S.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum sceletescens R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum schlechteri K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum schmidtii (K.Schum.) Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum sericeum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum siamense Craib Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum simiarum A. Chev. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Amomum somniculosum S.Sakai & Nagam. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum speciosum Benth. & Hook. f. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Amomum spiceum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum spurium Roem. & Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum squarrosum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum staminidivum Gobilik, A.L.Lamb & A.D.Poulsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum stenocarpum Valeton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum stenophyllum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum subcapitatum Y.M.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum subulatum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum sumatrense Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum tephrodelphys K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum terminale Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum testaceum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum thysanochililum S.Q.Tong & Y.M.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum tomrey Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum trachycarpum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum trianthemum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum trichanthera Warb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum trichostachyum Alston Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum trispicatum Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum truncatum Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum tsao-ko Crevost & Lemarié Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum tuberculatum D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum uliginosum J.Koenig Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum utriculosum (Ridl.) Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum vermanum S.Tripathi & V.Prakash Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum verrucosum S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum verum Blackw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum vespertilio Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum vestitum K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum villosum Lour. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Amomum warburgianum K.Schum. & Lauterb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum warburgii (K.Schum.) K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum xanthophlebium Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum yingjiangense S.Q.Tong & Y.M.Xia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Amomum yunnanense S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26

Statistics

The Plant List includes 309 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Amomum. Of these 179 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 9 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Amomum. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 309 species names for the genus Amomum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 179 57.9%
Synonym 115 37.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 15 4.9%

All names

The status of the 318 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Amomum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 180 56.6%
Synonym 123 38.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 15 4.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 309 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Amomum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 179 111 0 0 290 93.9%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 0.3%
Low confidence 0 3 0 15 18 5.8%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Amomum is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 5 0 6 1.9%
WCSP 179 114 0 10 0 303 98.1%