Alpinia malaccensis (Burm.f.) Roscoe

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species : Alpinia malaccensis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Alpinia malaccensis (Burm.f.) Roscoe
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : April-May
  • Comments : Rare in damp forest close to streams.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Visakhapatnam district, Guntur district, Srikakulam district, West Godavari district (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Puri district, Kandhamal district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Malesia
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; Pullaiah, T., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 3.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. malaccensis. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.

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