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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Amomum spirale (Jacq.) Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 78 (1840).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Costus spiralis (Jacq.) Roscoe, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 350 (1807).
Family: Zingiberaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Alpinia spiralis Jacq., Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 1: 1 (1797).

Costus spiralis (Jacq.) Roscoe, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 350 (1807).

Gissanthe spiralis (Jacq.) Salisb., Trans. Hort. Soc. London 1: 279 (1812).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts