The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Costus formosanus (Nakai) S.S. Ying is a synonym of Cheilocostus speciosus (J.Koenig) C.D.Specht

This name is a synonym of Cheilocostus speciosus (J.Koenig) C.D.Specht .

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym (record 50294835) with original publication details: Quart. J. Chin. Forest. 21: 117 1988.

Earlier versions

This name record (from Tropicos) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Costus formosanus in version 1 of The Plant List.