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Gingersrus Database Taxon ID 4205

Costus niveus


OLD NAME: Costus niveus

NEW NAME: Costus niveus

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STATUS : synonym

CONTINENT: Neotropical

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BOTANICAL NOTES:
Not a valid species - obsolete synonym.

- Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas - gopher://nmnhgoph.si.edu:70/0R217674-219444-/.docs/guianas_data//checkl2 - Costus niveus G. Mey. =Costus arabicus

Maas in Flora Neotropica No. 8, lists this as an obsolete syn. for Costus arabicus.

Schumann describes this species and places in subgenus Eucostus - Das Pflanzenreich IV, 1904.

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