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  • Costus littoralis K.Schum.

This is a synonym of Costus dubius (Afzel.) K.Schum.

Costus littoralis K.Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 46: 395 (1904)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Costus afer.]
  • Maas-van de Kamer, H., Maas, P.J.M., Wieringa, J.J. & Specht, C.D. (2016). Monograph of African Costaceae Blumea 61: 280-318. [Cited as Costus dubius.]
  • Velayos, M., Aedo, C., Cabezas, F., de la Estrella, M., Barberá, P. & Fero, M. (eds.) (2014). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 11: 1-416. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid. [Cited as Costus afer.]

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