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Etlingera elatior

Taxonomy ID: 188493 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid188493)
current name
Etlingera elatior (Jack) R.M.Sm., 1986
homotypic synonym:
Nicolaia elatior (Jack) Horan., 1852
NCBI BLAST name: monocots
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Alpinia speciosa (Blume) D.Dietr., 1839
common name(s) kantan, torch-ginger
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; commelinids; Zingiberales; Zingiberaceae; Etlingera
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 46
Protein 80
Popset 13
PubMed Central 103
SRA Experiments 2
Identical Protein Groups 80
BioProject 2
BioSample 2
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

WCSP (Nov 30, 2017)
World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; . Retrieved 30 November 2017
TROPICOS (Apr 29, 2011)
Name verified on 29 April 2011 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
Flora of China - Zingiberaceae
Wu Delin and Larsen Kai. 2000. Zingiberaceae Lindley. In Wu, Z. Y. & P. H. Raven, eds. Flora of China. Vol. 24 (Flagellariaceae through Marantaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online at Flora of China:

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Etlingera elatior taxonomy/phylogenetic CalPhotos
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Etlingera elatior (Jack) R.M. Sm. taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Etlingera elatior taxonomy/phylogenetic PLANTS Database (USDA/NRCS)
Etlingera elatior ((Jack) R.M.Sm.) herbarium/museum collections PlantaeDB, University of Bucharest
Etlingera elatior taxonomy/phylogenetic Plants of the World Online
Etlingera elatior taxonomy/phylogenetic The International Plant Names Index
Etlingera elatior (Jack) R. M. Sm. taxonomy/phylogenetic USDA-ARS GRIN Taxonomy
search W3TROPICOS taxonomy/phylogenetic Vascular Tropicos
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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