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H Alpinia calcarata (Haw.) Roscoe is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 218695) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 347 1807.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Alpinia alata A.Dietr. Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia bracteata Roscoe Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia calcarata var. compacta Gagnep. Synonym L WCSP
Alpinia cernua Sims Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia erecta Lodd. ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia roscoeana Steud. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia simsii Gasp. Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia spicata Roxb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Catimbium erectum (DC.) Juss. ex T.Lestib. Synonym H WCSP
Globba erecta DC. Synonym H WCSP
Languas calcarata (Haw.) Merr. Synonym H WCSP
Renealmia calcarata Haw. Synonym H WCSP
Renealmia erecta (DC.) Boos Synonym H WCSP
Renealmia minor Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-218695.

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