Botanical Information Kaempferia parviflora Wall. Ex Baker

Synonyms Kaempferia rubromarginata (S.Q.Tong) R.J.Searle
Stahlianthus rubromarginatus S.Q.Tong
Common name (en) Thai black ginger
Common name (ja) クラチャイダム
Common name (th) กระชายดำ
Common name (zh) 小花山柰

Sample preparation To 1.0 g of the powdered herbal drug add 10 mL of methanol. Sonicate for 10 min and centrifuge
Mobile phase Toluene, ethyl acetate 3:1 (v/v)
Derivatization Derivatize with anisaldehyde reagent, and heat the plate at 100°C for 3 min
System Suitability Test (SST) Under development
Specific marker(s) Under UV 366 nm, after derivatization
  • 6-gingerol: orange zone RF ~ 0.24
  • 8-gingerol: orange zone RF ~ 0.27
  • 10-gingerol: orange zone RF ~ 0.29
  • 6-shogaol: orange zone RF ~ 0.53
HPTLC Chromatograms (different origin(s))
HPTLC Chromatograms (related drug(s))
ATLAS documents ATLAS Method document of Kaempferia parviflora
Image comparison of Kaempferia parviflora
Image comparison of Kaempferia parviflora and related herbal drugs
Selection of the ATLAS method of Kaempferia parviflora
visionCATS data (CAMAG software)