Curcuma amada

Curcuma amada


Taxonavigation: Zingiberales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Zingiberales

Familia: Zingiberaceae
Genus: Curcuma
Subgenus: Curcuma subg. Curcuma
Species: Curcuma amada


Curcuma amada Roxb.


  • Roxburgh, William: In: Flora Indica or Description of Indian Plants (ed.: Carey, W.), Vol. 1, p. 1-82 (1820), Serampore; [C. amada on p. 33].
  • Roxburgh, W.: Description of several of the Monandrous Plants of India belonging to the natural order called Scitamineae by Linnaeus; Cannae by Jussiue, and Drimyrhizae by Ventenat. In: Asiatic Researches, or: Transactions of the Society instituted in Bengal for inquiring the history and antiquities, the arts, science, and literature, of Asia Vol. 11, p. 318-362 (1810); [C. amada on p. 341].
  • Roscoe, William: Monandrian Plants of the Order Scitamineae Chiefly Drawn from Living Specimens in the Botanical Gardens at Liverpool tab. 99 (1828). [Online at Donald Angus Collection of Botanical Prints]: [1].
  • Royle, J. Forbes: In: Illustrations of the botany and other branches of the natural history of the Himalayan mountains, and of the flora of Cashmere Vol. 1, p. 359 (1839), Wm. H. Allen & Co., London.
  • Baker, John Gilbert: In: Flora of British India (ed.: Josef Dalton Hooker) Vol. 6 (1890, publ. 1894) Chapter CXLIX: Scitamineae (p. 198-263), sub-chapter Curcuma Linn. (p. 209-216), Lovell Reeve & Co., London, [C. amada on p. 213].
  • Schumann, K.: Zingiberaceae. In: Das Pflanzenreich (ed. A. Engler) Vol. IV, pt. 46 (no. 20), p. 108 (1904), [Curcuma sp. on p. 99-115].
  • Ramachandran, V.S.; Nair, V.J.: In: Flora of Cannanore p. 1-599, (1988), [Zingiberaceae on. p. 465-471; C. amada on p. 467-468].
  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [2]

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