⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-219427, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Costus spicatus (Jacq.) Sw..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 219427) with original publication details: Encycl. 1: 136 1783.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:795616-1.