The Zingiberaceae Family was named and described by Ivan Ivanovič Martinov in Tekhno-Botanicheskīĭ Slovarʹ in 1820.
Plants of the World Online lists 58 accepted genera (as of 1-27-21 when I last updated this page. This family commonly known as the ginger family.
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