|Amomum fangdingii X.E.Ye, Škorničk. & N.H.Xia |
in Ye, Leong-Škorničková, Bai et Xia, 2021.
A plant formerly misidentified as Amomum maximum in Guangxi, China, is described here as a new species, namely A. fangdingii. A detailed description, distribution map and illustrations are provided together with a taxonomic key distinguishing A. fangdingii from eight morphologically similar species characterised by cincinnate inflorescences occurring in Cambodia, China, Laos and Vietnam.
Keywords: Amomum maximum, A. velutinum, gingers, misidentification, Monocots.
Amomum fangdingii X.E.Ye, Škorničk. & N.H.Xia sp. nov.
Xing-Er Ye, Jana Leong-Škorničková, Lin Bai and Nian-He Xia. 2021. Taxonomic Studies on Amomum (Zingiberaceae) in China III: Amomum fangdingii, A New Species from Guangxi. Phytotaxa. 490.3; 263–270. DOI: 10.11646/phytotaxa.490.3.4