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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-234780, and has not been changed.

H Costus spectabilis (Fenzl) K.Schum. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Costus (family Costaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 234780) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 422 1892.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cadalvena dalzielii C.H.Wright Synonym H WCSP
Cadalvena pistiifolia (K.Schum.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Cadalvena spectabilis Fenzl Synonym H WCSP
Costus pistiifolius K.Schum. Synonym H WCSP
Kaempferia spectabilis (Fenzl) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Kaempferia spectabilis Bentham & H Synonym M TRO

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