African Plant Database

Ansellia gigantea Rchb. f. var. gigantea
Information on the genus : Ansellia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ansellia africana Lindl.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ansellia gigantea Rchb. f.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ansellia africana Lindl. (1844)
=Ansellia africana var. australis Summerh.
=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.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 4: t.122 (1924).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 18: t.703 (1938).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 405 (1999).
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Record n°44184
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