African Plant Database


Listrostachys Rchb. f.
Protologue : Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 10: 930 (1852)
Notes : genus place holder: the genus is not present in Madagascar
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Monospecific genus in tropical Africa (map in Pridgeon & al., Gen. orchid. 6: 407, 2014). “At various times expanded to include diverse African angraecoid genera” (Pridgeon & al., o.c.: 405): see synonyms. Rolfe (in Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 150-169, 1897) listed 52 species.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 144 (1995).
  • LEBRUN J.P. & A.L. STORK (2017). Orchidaceae (2) Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 10 (orch.2): 122
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
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Record n°192196 modified 2008-12-27
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