Costus lateriflorus

Costus lateriflorus

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Zingiberales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Zingiberales

Familia: Costaceae
Genus: Costus
Species: Costus lateriflorus

Name Edit

Costus lateriflorus Baker in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 301 (1898).

Synonyms Edit

  • Heterotypic
    • Costus letestui Pellegr., Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 1: 219 (1929).

Distribution Edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Cameroon; Congo; Equatorial Guinea; Gabon; Nigeria

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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