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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-248214, with some changes.

H Hedychium spicatum Sm. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Hedychium (family Zingiberaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 248214) with original publication details: Cycl. 17: 8 1811.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Gandasulium sieboldii (Wall.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Gandasulium spicatum (Sm.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Hedychium acuminatum Roscoe Synonym H WCSP
Hedychium album Buch.-Ham. ex Wall. Synonym H WCSP
Hedychium flavescens Lodd. ex Lindl. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Hedychium sieboldii Wall. Synonym H WCSP
Hedychium spicatum var. acuminatum (Roscoe) Wall. Synonym L WCSP
Hedychium spicatum var. khasianum C.B.Clarke ex Baker Synonym L WCSP
Hedychium spicatum var. trilobum (Wall. ex Roscoe) Wall. Synonym L WCSP
Hedychium tavoyanum Horan. Synonym H WCSP
Hedychium trilobum Wall. ex Roscoe Synonym H WCSP

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