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Heliconia psittacorum f.

Heliconia psittacorum L. f.

 

Heliconia

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassZingiberidaeGingers and related plants
OrderZingiberalesginger, cardamom, turmeric, galangal, myoga, bananas, arrowroot, and others
FamilyHeliconiaceaeHeliconia family
GenusHeliconiaFrom the Greek word helikonios, home of a temple of Poseidon
Speciespsittacorum

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Heliconia psittacorum f. description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.

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Heliconia psittacorum (Heliconia)

7/7/2017 · Guam · By Jacquelyn Boyt ID is uncertain