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H Costus pictus D.Don 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 234724) with original publication details: Edwards's Bot. Reg. 19: t. 1594 1833.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Costus congestus Rowlee Synonym H WCSP
Costus mexicanus Liebm. Synonym H WCSP
Pyxa picta (D.Don) S.R.Dutta & S.Yadav [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-234724.

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