This name is a synonym of Alpinia officinarum Hance.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-26)
which reports it as a synonym (record 251797) with original publication details: Druggists ' Circular 63: 49 1919.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:872777-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-251797, and has not been changed.