FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region



Monocotyledoneae.


Family: MARANTACEAE, Maranta.
Taxonomy: Class: Liliopsida Brongniart, 1843, (monocotyledons), Subclass: Zingiberidae, Cladus: Commelinids, Order: Zingiberales, , Family: Marantaceae, R.Br.,


Genus: Calathea, G.Mey. Calathea


Spotted Calathea, Species: Calathea spp
Ref: Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka; Malaysia - page 211
http://fairfun.net/my2/flora_my/flora_my-m/flora-mh/mm/macaxx01a.htm, http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Marantaceae/Calathea.html
File: macaxx01s.jpg, Original Size: 640 x 480
Loc.: Wat Khlong Ple, Hatyai, Thailand. Date: 28/11/2002
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Marantaceae, R.Br., Calathea, G.Mey, Species: Calanthea spp