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Tapeinochilos

Tapeinochilos ananassae (Hassk.) K.Schum.
Torch Ginger
This beautiful plant was growing in the rainforest near Innisfail in North Queensland.

 


Tapeinochilus ananassae Tapeinochilus ananassae
   
Description: Flower spike Description: Plant
    Location:Crawford's Lookout, Palmerston Highway, North  Queensland Location: Crawford's Lookout, Palmerston Highway, North  Queensland
    GPS coordinates: 17˚36.5367S 145˚47.5555E GPS coordinates: 17˚36.5367S 145˚47.5555E
Date:6 April 2008 Date:6 April 2008
    Field No.:U833 Field No.:U833
       

 

References (accessed 3 February 2017):

Smith, R.M. in George, A.S., (ed.) (1987) Costaceae. Flora of Australia. 45:36-37

http://keys.trin.org.au/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Tapeinochilos_ananassae.htm


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Tapeinochilos ananassae