Globba sherwoodiana

Alice Tangerini2011-09-20

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Globba sherwoodiana (Zingiberaceae) - Type - Collection: Kress, Gowda & Bordelon 03-7328 (holotype:US), Mandalay Division, Myanmar
Publication: PhytoKeys 13: 5–14. (June 2012), Fig. 1
Client: Gowda, Vinita, W. John Kress and Thet Htun
Legend: Habit of flowering plant, Leaf sheath showing ligule, Flower- lateral view, Flower- frontal view, Base of flower showing style, nectaries and placentation, Anthers with four appendages
Artist: Tangerini, Alice R. - Sep 20 2011 – Digital color, made from the original drawing in ink published in PhytoKeys.
Notes: Drawn from living collections at Smithsonian Botany Research Greenhouses prior to voucher collection, (living plant collected for cultivation by W.J. Kress, Thet Htun, and M. Bordelon s.n.). The color work was made as a gift to Dr. Shirley Sherwood.

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  • Title: Globba sherwoodiana
  • Creator: Alice Tangerini
  • Date Created: 2011-09-20
  • Type: Illustration
  • Rights: This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. The image or its contents may be protected by international copyright laws. http://www.si.edu/termsofuse
  • External Link: View this object record in the Smithsonian Institution Collections Search Center
  • Medium: Brush, pen, ink, digital
  • Scientific Name: <i>Globba sherwoodiana</i>
  • Photo Credit: Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History
  • Field: Botany


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