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Datasheet for Costus scaber South Americanforms

Plant Datasheet for Costus scaber South Americanforms

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Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  - Ecuador form  - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12732 Accession# R0
Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii - Ecuador form


Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  - Ecuador form  - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12733 Accession# R0
Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii - Ecuador form


Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  - Ecuador form  - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12734 Accession# R0
Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii - Ecuador form


Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  - Ecuador form ligules - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12735 Accession# R0
Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii - Ecuador form ligules


Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii  - Ecuador form  - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 12736 Accession# R0
Costus aff. scaber at Lyon Arboretum, Oahu, Hawaii - Ecuador form


Costus scaber near Guayzimi, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17038 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Guayzimi, Ecuador


Costus scaber at Gualaquiza, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17039 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Gualaquiza, Ecuador


Costus scaber along the Rio Napo in Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17040 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Rio Napo in Peru


Costus scaber along the Rio Napo in Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17041 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Rio Napo in Peru


Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17042 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru


Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17043 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru


Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17044 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru


Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17045 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru


Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17046 Accession# R0
Costus scaber along the Amazon River near Iquitos, Peru


Costus scaber at Shapaja, San Martin, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17047 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Shapaja, San Martin, Peru


Costus scaber at Shapaja, San Martin, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17048 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Shapaja, San Martin, Peru


Costus scaber near Rioja, San Martin, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17049 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Rioja, San Martin, Peru


Costus scaber near Rioja, San Martin, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17050 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Rioja, San Martin, Peru


Costus scaber at upper Rio Nangaritza, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17051 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at upper Rio Nangaritza, Ecuador


Costus scaber at upper Rio Nangaritza, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17052 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at upper Rio Nangaritza, Ecuador


Costus scaber at Nirvana, Colombia - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17053 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Nirvana, Colombia


Costus scaber at Nirvana, Colombia - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17054 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Nirvana, Colombia


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17055 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17056 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17057 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17058 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17059 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17060 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17061 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17062 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17063 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17064 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber near Atalaya, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17065 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Atalaya, Peru


Costus scaber near Atalaya, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17066 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Atalaya, Peru


Costus scaber at Pantiacolla, Manu, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17067 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Pantiacolla, Manu, Peru


Costus scaber at Bahia Solano, Colombia - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17068 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Bahia Solano, Colombia


Costus scaber at Bahia Solano, Colombia - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17069 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Bahia Solano, Colombia


Costus scaber at Bahia Solano, Colombia - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17070 Accession# R0
Costus scaber at Bahia Solano, Colombia


Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17071 Accession# R0
Costus scaber near Alta Floresta, Brazil


Costus scaber at Rio Guaycuyacu, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17118 Accession# R3054
Costus scaber at Rio Guaycuyacu, Ecuador


Costus scaber at Rio Guaycuyacu, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17119 Accession# R3054
Costus scaber at Rio Guaycuyacu, Ecuador


Costus scaber at Rio Guaycuyacu, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17120 Accession# R3054
Costus scaber at Rio Guaycuyacu, Ecuador


Costus sp. RG46 - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17121 Accession# R3054
Costus sp. RG46


Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17122 Accession# R3076
Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador


Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17123 Accession# R3076
Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador


Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17124 Accession# R3076
Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador


Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17125 Accession# R3076
Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador


Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17126 Accession# R3076
Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador


Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17127 Accession# R3076
Costus scaber near PN Podocarpus, Ecuador


Costus scaber at San Rafael Indian village, Peru - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17128 Accession# R3117
Costus scaber at San Rafael Indian village, Peru


Costus scaber at Quistococha near Iquitos, Peru, John Mood garden - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17129 Accession# R3120
Costus scaber at Quistococha near Iquitos, Peru, John Mood garden


Costus scaber at Quistococha near Iquitos, Peru, John Mood garden - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17130 Accession# R3120
Costus scaber at Quistococha near Iquitos, Peru, John Mood garden


Costus scaber at Iwokrama, Guayana - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17191 Accession# R3215
Costus scaber at Iwokrama, Guayana


Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17192 Accession# R3217
Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail


Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17193 Accession# R3217
Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail


Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17194 Accession# R3217
Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail


Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17195 Accession# R3217
Costus sp. Prince Charles Trail


Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17196 Accession# R3217
Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana


Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17197 Accession# R3217
Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana


Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17198 Accession# R3217
Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana


Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17199 Accession# R3217
Costus scaber Prince Charles Trail Guyana


Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17200 Accession# R3217
Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder


Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17201 Accession# R3220
Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder


Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17202 Accession# R3220
Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder


Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17203 Accession# R3220
Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder


Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 17204 Accession# R3220
Costus scaber Iwokrama from boulder



PLANT FAMILY: Costaceae
BOTANICAL NAME: Costus scaber South Americanforms
FORMAL SCIENTIFIC NAME:
STATUS :
CONTINENT: Neotropical
SYNONYMS:


BOTANICAL NOTES:
Costus scaber is a wide ranging species from Mexico to Brazil, and it is found in many diffent forms. This form of Costus scaber with smaller flowers was found in southeast Ecuador and other places.

This is a thumbnail page with photos of the form that was found deep in primary forest at the Cristalino Reserve in Mato Grosso, Brazil, comparing it to other South American plants and the commonly cultivated form.http://www.gingersrus.com/images/P7466-Cristalino

R3220 - Placeholder record for plant collected deep in the forest of the Iwokrama Mountains. Plant was found growing on large boulders near the river. One plant had mature inflorescence (no flowers) with seeds. Bracts were non-appendaged.

R3217 - Placeholder record for plant collected along Prince Charles Trail in Guyana west of Iwokrama Mountains. It is distinctive having purple colored bands around the ligules. Plant was found in low seasonally wet area in forest understory.

This page is for photos of some South American forms of Costus scaber. The main webpage for the species Costus scaber is at PID 3607

ACCESSION NOTES:
R3058 from Jim West in Ecuador, R3076 from Ecuador, entrance road to PN Podocarpus; R3081 from Ecuador, Guayzimi; R3117 from Peru, San Rafael Indian Village; R3120 from Peru, Quistococha; R3215, R3217, and R3220 from Guyana, Iwokrama. R3076 has been vouchered at the UC Berkeley, Jepsen Herbarium, UC2045791. R3217 has been vouchered at the UC Berkeley, Jepsen Herbarium, UC2045825. R3220 has been vouchered at the UC Berkeley, Jepsen Herbarium, UC2045827.


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