African Plant Database

Costus nemotrichus K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Zingib. 414 (1904)
Information on the genus : Costus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Costus tappenbeckianus J. Braun & K. Schum.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Costus tappenbeckianus J. Braun & K. Schum. (1889)
=Costus phaeotrichus Loes. (1909)
=Costus pauciflorus K. Schum. (1892)
=Costus radicans Gagnep. (1903)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Epiphyte with leafy shoots to 60 cm long; leaves shortly petiolate, oblong(-lanceolate)
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Ecology : Forest.
  Cameroon: Gross-Batanga; type: Dinklage 954, lost.
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Record n°31927
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