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Accepted name: 
Curcuma aromatica Salisb. [Zingiberaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
aambe halad Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aambe haladi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
acafrao Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
adavipasupu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
amba haldi Other Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
ambe-halad Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
anakuva Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
anbe-halad Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
anbe-haldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aranyahaldikanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aranyaharidra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arqussofar Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
asabi-e-safr Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
atai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ataivikaccolam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ataivikkaccolam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atavikaccelvam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atavikkac -colam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atavikkaccolam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
avea Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
avisam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ban haldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ban-haldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ban-haridra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
banhaldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
banharidra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cago rerega Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
chiang-huang Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cochin turmeric Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
common tumeric Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
curcum Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
curcuma Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
curcuma oils Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
curcuma root Other Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn. (2007)
curcuma wenyujin Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
curcumae longae radix Pharmaceutical Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn. (2007)
curcumae radix Pharmaceutical Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
curcumae rhizoma Pharmaceutical Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn. (2007)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
dilau Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
dilaw Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
e jhu Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
e zhu Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
ezhu Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
ezhuyou Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
fudwar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gelbwurzel Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
gezo Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
goeratji Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
haali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
haku halu Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
haladi Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
haldi Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
haldu Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hardi Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
haridra Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hsanwen Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
huang chiang Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hurid Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
ikasi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ikati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ikkuca Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ikkucamancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iksi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
indian saffron Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
itci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jangli haldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jangli halud Other Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
jangli-haldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
janglihaldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jiang huang Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
jiânghuan Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
judwar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaadu arishina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadarasina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaha Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kakoenji Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kaleyamancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalo haledo Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kappumancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kapu-kachri Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
kasdurimahcal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasthoori manjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasthooriarishina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasthurimangal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kastoori manjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi arashina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi arishna Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
kasturi arisina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi mancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi manjal Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi-arishina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi-manjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi-mannal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi-pasupa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturi-pasupu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturiarishina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturimancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturimanjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturimannal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasturipasupu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kat-turi-manjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattu-mannal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattumanjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattumannal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattumannar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katturi mancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katturimancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katuri mancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khamin chan Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
khaminchan Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kiko eea Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kilunga kuku Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kitambwe Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
koccimancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
koening Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
koenit Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
koenjet Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kondin Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kooneit Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kulavintam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kunyit Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kurcum Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kurkum Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kurkumawurzelstock Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kuttukkarantai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kèn lǎng Other Med. Plants of Limu Mountains, China (Zheng, 2013)
longbom Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
luyang dilaw Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
maavina kaayi shunti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mandano Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
manjal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
manjano Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
mirukamatam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mituraimulam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mituraiver Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nallamancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nghe Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
nir visham Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirakkumancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirvisam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nisha Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
oendre Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
oleum curcumae Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
pasupu Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
pian jiang huang Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
pianjianghuang Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
pittattuvayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
radix curcumae Pharmaceutical Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
rajani Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
rame Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
ran-halad Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ranahalada Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
renga Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
rhizoma curcumae Pharmaceutical Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
rhizoma curcumae longae Pharmaceutical Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
rhizoma curcumae zedoariae Pharmaceutical Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
rhizoma wenyujin concisum Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
rhizome decurcuma Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
saffran vert Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
safran Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
safran des indes Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
sholi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sholika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
skyer-rtsa Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
talaivalipokki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
thella kathoori pasupu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumeric Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
tumeric rhizome Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
tumeric root Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
turlapam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
turmeric Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
turmeric tuber Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
turmeric rhizome Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
turmeric root tuber Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
turmeric tuber Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
ucitam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ucitamancal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ukon Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
ul gum Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
van-haridra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vana haldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vanahaladi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vanaharidra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vanarishta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vanhaldi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vanharidra Other Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
vedi-halad Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
velviliyal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
wen curcuma Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
wen e zhu Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
wen yu jin Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
wenyujin Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
wenyujin concise rhizome Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
wenyujin rhizoma concisum Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
wild tarmeric Other Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
wild turmeric Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
wong keong Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
wong keung Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
wun yu jin Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
yellow zedoary Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
yellowroot Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
yii-chin Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
yu jin Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
yujin Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et l., 2015)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Trad. Med. in Dali Prefecture, SW China. (Zhang et al., 2014)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
zardchob Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
zedoaria Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
zedoary Other Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn. (2007)
zedoray rhizome Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
溫莪朮 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
溫鬱金 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
莪朮 Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
郁金 Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et l., 2015)
Trad. Med. in Dali Prefecture, SW China. (Zhang et al., 2014)
鬱金 Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)