African Plant Database

Costus dendrophilus K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Zingib. 416 (1904)
Information on the genus : Costus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender epiphytic perennial herb; leafy stems 40-45 cm tall, erect, glabrous
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Ecology : Cameroon, Batanga: in shady forests
  Taxonomic status uncertain
  • Maas-van de Kamer H., P.J.M. Maas & al. (2016). Monograph of African Costaceae. Blumea 61: 313 
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