Author:
Jan Scholten
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DD: Nitrogen; Silicon; Phosphorus.

Taxonomy
In the Apg3 classification Zingiberales is an Order.
In the plant theory Zingiberales is placed at the level of a family, in a Subphase. It can be given the name Zingiberaceae but then the other families of Zingiberales have to be included in Zingiberaceae and be treated as subfamilies.

Families
Musaceae: Ensete, Musa.

Heliconiaceae: Heliconia.

Strelitziaceae: Phenakospermum, Ravenala, Strelitzia.

Lowiaceae: Orchidantha.

Cannaceae: Canna.

Marantaceae: 31 genera: Afrocalathea, Ataenidia, Calathea, Cominsia, Ctenanthe, Donax, Halopegia, Haumania, Hylaeanthe, Hypselodelphys, Ischnosiphon, Koernickanthe, Maranta, Marantochloa, Megaphrynium, Monophrynium, Monophyllanthe, Monotagma, Myrosma, Phacelophrynium, Phrynium, Pleiostachya, Sanblasia, Saranthe, Sarcophrynium, Schumannianthus, Stachyphrynium, Stromanthe, Thalia, Thaumatococcus, Trachyphrynium.

Costaceae: Chamaecostus, Cheilocostus, Costus, Dimerocostus, Monocostus, Paracostus, Tapeinochilos.

ZIngiberaceae: 50 genera
Subfamily Siphonochiloideae
Tribe Siphonochileae: Aulotandra, Siphonochilus.
Subfamily: Tamijioideae.
Tribe Tamijieae: Tamijia.
Subfamily Alpinioideae
Tribe Alpinieae: Aframomum, Alpinia, Amomum, Cyphostigma, Elettaria, Elettariopsis, Etlingera, Geocharis, Geostachys, Hornstedtia, Leptosolena, Paramomum, Plagiostachys, Renealmia, Siliquamomum, Vanoverberghia.
Tribe Riedelieae: Burbidgea, Pleuranthodium, Riedelia, Siamanthus.
Subfamily Zingiberoideae
Tribe Zingibereae: Boesenbergia, Camptandra, Caulokaempferia, Cautleya, Cornukaempferia, Curcuma, Curcumorpha, Distichochlamys, Haniffia, Haplochorema, Hedychium, Hitchenia, Kaempferia, Laosanthus, Nanochilus, Paracautleya, Parakaempferia, Pommereschea, Pyrgophyllum, Rhynchanthus, Roscoea, Scaphochlamys, Smithatris, Stadiochilus, Stahlianthus, Zingiber.
Tribe Globbeae: Gagnepainia