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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:
Name Verified on: 31-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  4. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia. Note: mentions
  5. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986-. Flora of the Guianas.
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  7. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Maas, P. J. M. 1972. Costoideae (Zingiberaceae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 8:121.
  10. Maas, P. J. M. 1979. Notes on Asiatic and Australian Costoideae (Zingiberaceae). Blumea 25:546.
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  12. Merrill, E. D. 1922-1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  13. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  14. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of 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. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

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

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=11693. Accessed 20 September 2019.