Meekiong, Kalu and Aimi Syazana, Sedek and Nur Syauqina Syasya, Mohd Yusoff and Zinnirah, Shabdin and Mohd Isa, Miraadila (2019) PROVISIONAL CHECKLIST OF GINGERS FROM TAMA ABU PF. In: Proceddings of the Heart of Borneo Seminar Tama Abu. Heart of Borneo Series 5 . Forest Department Sarawak, Kuching, Sarawak, pp. 58-62. ISBN 978-967-15227-4-7

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Zingiberaceae species are a diverse group of rhizomatous, aromatic perennial herbs with the centre of diversity in South-east Asia. The Zingiberaceae diversity in the Tama Abu Production Forest TAPF) documented in this paper is a result of the survey during the Heart of Borneo (HaB) Scientific Expedition 2017- A total of 44 species belonging to 12 genera and 2 tribes were collected and recorded. The tribe Alpinieae represented by 1 genera and 30 species whilst tribe Zingiberaea with 4 genera and 14 species. Amomum anomalum, Amomum dimorphum, Etlingen brevilabrum, Etlingera coccinea, Glabba atrosanguinea, Hornstedtia havilandii, Plagiastachys strobilifera and Zingiber sp- nov- are considered as common.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Zingiberaceae species, perennial herbs , habit and habitat, 57 genera , unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.
Subjects: Q Science > QK Botany
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Faculties, Institutes, Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Kalu
Date Deposited: 15 Sep 2020 08:09
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2023 07:46

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