African Plant Database

Acampe praemorsa auct.
Information on the genus : Acampe
Basionym : Epidendrum praemosum Roxb.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Acampe pachyglossa Rchb. f. (non (Roxb.) Blatt. & McCann)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Saccolabium pachyglossum (Rchb. f.) Rolfe
=Acampe pachyglossa Rchb. f. (1881)
=Acampe mombasensis Rendle (1895)
=Saccolabium mombasense (Rendle) Rolfe (1897)
=Acampe nyassana Schltr. (1915)
=Acampe renschiana Rchb. f. (1881)
=Acampe pachyglossa subsp. renschiana (Rchb. f.) Senghas (1964)
=*Acampe rigida auct.
=Epidendrum praemosum Roxb. auct. non (Roxb.) Blatt. & McCann
=Aerides rigida Buch.-Ham. ex Sm. (1819)
=Acampe rigida (Buch.-Ham. ex Sm.) P. F. Hunt (1970)
=Acampe madagascariensis Kraenzl. (1891)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Acampe praemorsa (Roxb.) Blatt. & McCann is an accepted species in India. This name is missread by african authors.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 30: t.1175 (1954).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 129 (1997).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 420 (1999).
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Record n°44233
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