African Plant Database

Costus letestui Pellegr.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Information on the genus : Costus
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Costus lateriflorus Baker
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Costus lateriflorus Baker
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Epiphytic herb; stems pendulous
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Ecology : Forest, epiphyte; 70-1550 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Sosef & al (2006). Check-list des Plantes Vasculaires du Gabon.
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Record n°31917
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