Costus osae Maas & H.Maas

First published in Brittonia 49: 277 (1997)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Costa Rica, Colombia. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Descriptions

Distribution
Biogeografic region: Pacific. Elevation range: 66–400 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia.
Habit
Herb.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): VU D1.
[UPFC]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/56347828/56353118

Conservation
VU - vulnerable
[IUCN]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 66 - 400 m.; Pacífico.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada
[CPLC]

Sources

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0