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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-239705, and has not been changed.

H Dimerocostus argenteus (Ruiz & Pav.) Maas is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 239705) with original publication details: Rev. Palaeobot. Palynol. 7: 37 1968.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Costus appendiculatus Humb. & Bonpl. ex Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Costus argenteus Ruiz & Pav. Synonym H WCSP
Costus ciliatus Humb. & Bonpl. ex Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Costus mooreanus Rusby Synonym H WCSP
Dimerocostus bicolor J.F.Macbr. Synonym H WCSP
Dimerocostus bolivianus (Rusby) Loes. Synonym H WCSP
Mulfordia boliviana Rusby Synonym H WCSP

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