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PLANT FAMILY: Costaceae
BOTANICAL NAME: Costus ulugurensis
FORMAL SCIENTIFIC NAME: Costus ulugurensis K. Schum.
This African species is listed as an "insufficiently known name" 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)
This is believed to be an invalid synonym for Costus sarmentosus Bojer (- fide Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Zingib., 8).
The African Plant Database lists this species as rejected, is synonym of : Costus sarmentosus Boje