Aframomum polyanthum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.

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Status: Native
Type location:
Sudan-Congo border
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw
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Lock, J.M. (2010). Zingiberaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Page 136.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aframomum polyanthum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aframomum polyanthum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aframomum polyanthum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Aframomum polyanthum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Aframomum polyanthum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Aframomum polyanthum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Aframomum polyanthum
iNaturalist: Aframomum polyanthum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aframomum polyanthum
JSTOR Plant Science: Aframomum polyanthum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Aframomum polyanthum
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Aframomum polyanthum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aframomum polyanthum
Plants of the World Online: Aframomum polyanthum
Tropicos: Aframomum polyanthum
Wikipedia: Aframomum polyanthum

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Aframomum polyanthum., retrieved 11 August 2022

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