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Datasheet for Costus phaeotrichus

Plant Datasheet for Costus phaeotrichus

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Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus  at Smithsonian Research Greenhouse, Washington - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12423 Accession# R0
Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus at Smithsonian Research Greenhouse, Washington


Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus  at Smithsonian Research Greenhouse, Washington - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12424 Accession# R0
Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus at Smithsonian Research Greenhouse, Washington


Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  #95.0440 - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12722 Accession# R0
Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii #95.0440


Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  #95.0440 - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12723 Accession# R0
Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii #95.0440


Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus from Gabon at Smithsonian US Bot. Research Greenhouse, Washington, DC - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 11786 Accession# R2975
Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianus from Gabon at Smithsonian US Bot. Research Greenhouse, Washington, DC


Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianusfrom Gabon at Smithsonian US Bot. Research Greenhouse, Washington, DC - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 11787 Accession# R2975
Costus phaeotrichus syn of C. tappenbeckianusfrom Gabon at Smithsonian US Bot. Research Greenhouse, Washington, DC


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PLANT FAMILY: Costaceae
BOTANICAL NAME: Costus phaeotrichus
FORMAL SCIENTIFIC NAME: Costus phaeotrichus Loes.
STATUS :synonym
CONTINENT: African
SYNONYMS:


BOTANICAL NOTES:
This African species is placed in synonymy with Costus tappenbeckianus (PID3439) in Paul Maas' monograph on African Costaceae, published on 16 December 2016. (Monograph of African Costaceae, H. Maas-van de Kamer, P.J.M. Maas, J.J. Wieringa, C.D. Specht, Blumea 61, 2016: 280 - 318, http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/nhn/blumea/2016/00000061/00000003/art00010)

The African Plant Database lists this species as accepted. Biology : Rhizomatous herb with leafy shoots 35-70 cm tall; leaves few, sometimes 1 Ecology : Flooded open forest; rocky slope in forest; 180-200 m alt.

W3Tropicos - http://mobot.mobot.org/W3T/Search/pick.html - Costus phaeotrichus Loes. Author(s): ORSTOM Date: 1988 Publication: List of Vascular Plants of Gabon with Synonymy


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