Journal of Botany

Journal of Botany / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Amomum bungoensis: A New Species of Amomum (Zingiberaceae) from Sarawak, Malaysia

Table 1

Distinctive characteristics of A. durum and A. bungoensis.

Amomum durumAmomum bungoensis

LeaveLanceolate to linearElliptic, oblong-elliptic
Leave apexAcuminateCaudate
LiguleDeeply bi-lobed, pubescent, membranousBi-lobed, tomentose, black line at the margin
FlowerCreamy white Orange
StigmaCup-shaped open upward with hair at the openingCup-shaped abruptly widening with cilia
Anther crestObscurely trilobedDistinct trilobed