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Accession Number R3385


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IDENTIFIED AS:
Costus spicatus

DATE COLLECTED:
1/15/2017 0:00:00

ORIGIN:
Collected in Dominica, Saint Joseph Parish, Portsmouth, Indian River.

STATUS:
alive

LATITUDE:
15.57087

LONGITUDE:
-61.44986

ELEVATION (meters):
45

VOUCHERS DEPOSITED TO:
BH

CLONE DISTRIBUTED TO:
Botanical garden/Status
P=planted out, N=in nursery, D=dead, U=unknown
, NTBG 20170601/P, Fairchild 2019-1167/P, Naples 2019-1621/N

INATURALIST ID:
4971605

CORNELL DNA CODE:
Whole Genome Submission SRR18516553

DESCRIPTION:
This accession grows to 2-3 meters tall. Sheath, ligule, petiole and leaves both sides all glabrous. Ligule 4 mm long, truncate; petiole 10-12 mm long, leaves 27 cm long by 11 cm wide. Inflorescence terminal on a leafy stem. Bracts dark green toward apex shading to dark red, red in covered part, non-appendaged, yellow nectar callus. Calyx nearly truncate (lacking typical lobes) and longer than C. scaber at 10 mm long. Flower pink, tubular with slightly flared labellum, abaxially oriented.

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Photo# 21245 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21248 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21249 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21250 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21251 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21252 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21253 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21254 Accession# R3385
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Photo# 21255 Accession# R3385
Costus spicatus