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Curcuma flammea Škorničk.

ISOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-P-P00781743
ASI (Asia)

Taxonomy

Zingiberaceae
Curcuma flammea Škorničk.

Origin

Vientian Prov., Vang Vieng Dist., Ban Phou Din Deng
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Tran Huu Dang, Somsanith Bouamanivong, Khantheo Santhammavong, Udone Souvannakho
2012-6-23
467
18° 57' 42.984'' N ; 102° 26' 9.996'' E
Herb c. 60 cm tall, 3-4 leaves/pseudostem. Bracts white, pink or red (vary in population). Bracteole, floral tube and calyx white at base turning red towards apex. Corolla lobes red. Labellum and lateral staminodes red at base, turning orange towards apex. Filament red. Anther yellow-orange

Determination

ISOTYPE
Blumea 59(2): 108. 2014

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