African Plant Database


Ansellia africana Lindl.
Family : ORCHIDACEAE
Protologue : Edward's Bot. Reg. 30: sub t. 12 (1844)
Information on the genus : Ansellia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ansellia africana var. australis Summerh.
=Ansellia gigantea Rchb. f.
=Ansellia gigantea Rchb. f. var. gigantea
=Ansellia africana var. nilotica Baker
=Ansellia gigantea var. nilotica (Baker) Summerh.
=Ansellia nilotica (Baker) N.E. Br. (1886)
=Ansellia confusa N.E. Br. (1886)
=Ansellia congoensis Rodigas (1886)
=Ansellia humilis Bull. (1891)
=Cymbidium sandersonii Harv.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Epiphyte, Succulent- Ht 0.15 - 1 m. Alt: 75 - 1065 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Pl. Sudan Checklist : 79 (2015).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 4: t.122 (1924).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 18: t.703 (1938).
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 550 (1966).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Orchidaceae[2]: 402 (1984).
  • Strelitzia 6: 111 (1997).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 129 (1997).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 118 (1997).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 404-405 (1999).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Orchidées d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 44182
 
Record n°44182 modified 2009-05-27
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