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H Costus comosus (Jacq.) Roscoe is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 234587) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 350 1807.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:796280-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Alpinia comosa Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Costus comosus var. comosus Synonym L WCSP
Costus maritimus Standl. & L.O.Williams Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Costus comosus var. bakeri (K.Schum.) Maas Accepted L WCSP 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-234587.

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