African Plant Database

Cynorkis purpurascens Thouars
Protologue : Hist. Orchid. t. 15 (1822) 
Information on the genus : Cynorkis
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gymnadenia purpurascens A. Rich. (1828)
 Orchis purpurascens Spreng. (1826)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cynosorchis calanthoides Kraenzl. (1882)
=Cynorkis praecox Schltr. (1924)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb, Epiphyte; Subhumid, Dry; Forest, Inselberg/Rock Face; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Mascarenes,
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°202979 created 2009-08-19
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