Taxon: Costus speciosus (J. Koenig) Sm.

Synonym of Cheilocostus speciosus (J. Koenig) C. D. Specht

 
Genus: Costus
Family: Costaceae
Nomen number: 11693
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 1:249. 1791
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 31-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Mar-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  5. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. (F Guianas)
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  7. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Maas, P. J. M. 1979. Notes on Asiatic and Australian Costoideae (Zingiberaceae) (Blumea) 25:546.
  10. Maas, P. J. M. 1972. Costoideae (Zingiberaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 8:121.
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  12. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  13. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  14. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  15. Specht, C. D. & D. W. Stevenson 2006. A new phylogeny-based generic classsification of Costaceae (Zingiberales) (Taxon) 55:159.
  16. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Costus speciosus (J. Koenig) Sm. :

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?11693. Accessed 19 June 2018.