Monotagma is a genus of plant in family Marantaceae described as a genus in 1902.[1] It is native to tropical America.[2]

Monotagma plurispicatum (Körn.) K. Schum. (9491717185).jpg
Monotagma plurispicatum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Zingiberales
Family: Marantaceae
Genus: Monotagma


  1. ^ Schumann, Karl Moritz. 1902. Das Pflanzenreich IV. 48(Heft 11): 166
  2. ^ "World Checklist of Selected Plant Families".
  3. ^ "The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species". Retrieved October 16, 2014.