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NTBG Plant Name:
Zingiber zerumbet
Barcode:
PTBG1000037602
Specimen ID:
035120
Collector ID:
8740
Collector Name:
David H. Lorence
Collection Date:
June 20, 2001
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
NPSAS
Observers:
A. Stone, S. Banack, Vaiuli Malaga, & Mapou
Region:
Polynesia
Country:
AS
Island Group:
SAMOAN ISLANDS
Island:
Olosega
State:
MANUA DISTRICT
County:
Olosega County
Locality:
OLOSEGA: trail from above Le aumasili Point toward Piumafua Mountain, S. of Alei ridge; near site of Sili Uta village abandoned since 1981. Approximate elev. 190-210 m.
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Rhizomatous herb with leafy pseudostems, leaves distichous, aromatic when crushed, sterile. Polynesian introduction. Abu ndant in understory, starting to go dormant. Transect 2, see dling plot 99.
Habitat:
Secondary forest with Cocos, Pandanus tectorius var. laevis, Inocarpus , Artocarpus altilis, reverting to montane wet forest with Tarenna, Alphitonia, Flacourtia, Diospyros, Dysoxylum, Syzygium, Ficus, Hibiscus, & Myristica on deep brown soil.
Date of Record Creation:
April 14, 2013
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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