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PLANT FAMILY: Costaceae
BOTANICAL NAME: Costus ngouniensis
FORMAL SCIENTIFIC NAME: Costus ngouniensis Pellegr.
SYNONYMS: Costus ligularis,
This African species is placed in synonymy with Costus ligularis (PID3731) 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 rejecte, is synonym of : Costus ligularis Baker (- fide Fl. Gabon 9, 71)