Zingiber montanum

Zingiber montanum[1] is a species of plant in the family Zingiberaceae, with no subspecies listed in the Catalogue of Life.[2] Native to Indo-China and Malesia, it has become an invasive species in the Caribbean and South America (see GBIF); there are many synonyms including Zingiber cassumunar.

Zingiber montanum
Banglai Feuilles et Fleurs 3890.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Zingiberales
Family: Zingiberaceae
Subfamily: Zingiberoideae
Tribe: Zingibereae
Genus: Zingiber
Z. montanum
Binomial name
Zingiber montanum
(J.König) Link ex A.Dietr., 1831

Zingiber xantorrhizon Steud.
Zingiber purpureum palamauense
Zingiber purpureum Roscoe
Zingiber luridum Salisb.
Zingiber cliffordiae Andrews
Zingiber cassumunar subglabrum
Zingiber cassumunar palamauense
Zingiber cassumunar Roxb.
Zingiber anthorrhiza Horan.
Jaegera montana (J.König) Giseke
Cassumunar roxburghii Colla
Amomum xanthorhiza Roxb. ex Steud.
Amomum montanum J.König
Amomum cassumunar (Roxb.) Donn



  1. ^ Dietrich A (1831) In: Sp. Pl. 1: 52
  2. ^ Roskov Y.; Kunze T.; Orrell T.; Abucay L.; Paglinawan L.; Culham A.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.; Bourgoin T.; Baillargeon G.; Decock W.; De Wever A. (2014). Didžiulis V. (ed.). "Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2014 Annual Checklist". Species 2000: Reading, UK. Retrieved 7 July 2018.

External linksEdit