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H Alpinia galanga (L.) Willd. 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 218790) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1: 12 1797.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Alpinia alba (Retz.) Roscoe Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia bifida Warb. Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia carnea Griff. Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia galanga var. galanga Synonym L TRO
Alpinia galanga var. pyramidata (Blume) K.Schum. Synonym L WCSP
Alpinia pyramidata Blume Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia rheedei Wight Synonym H WCSP
Alpinia viridiflora Griff. Synonym H WCSP
Amomum galanga (L.) Lour. Synonym H WCSP
Amomum medium Lour. Synonym H WCSP
Galanga major Garsault [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Galanga officinalis Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Hellenia alba (Retz.) Willd. Synonym H WCSP
Heritiera alba Retz. Synonym H WCSP
Languas galanga (L.) Stuntz Synonym H WCSP
Languas pyramidata (Blume) Merr. Synonym H WCSP
Languas vulgare J.Koenig Synonym H WCSP
Maranta galanga L. Synonym H WCSP
Zingiber galanga (L.) Stokes Synonym H WCSP
Zingiber medium Stokes Synonym H WCSP
Zingiber sylvestre Gaertn. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-218790.

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