African Plant Database

Liparis caespitosa (Lam.) Lindl.
Protologue : Bot. Reg. 11: , sub pl. 882 (1825)
Information on the genus : Liparis
Basionym : Epidendrum caespitosum Lam.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Malaxis caespitosa (Lam.) Thouars (1822)
 Epidendrum caespitosum Lam. (1783)
 Cestichis caespitosa (Lam.) Ames (1908)
 Leptorchis caespitosa (Lam.) Kuntze (1891)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Malaxis angustifolia Blume (1825)
=Liparis angustifolia (Blume) Lindl. (1830)
=Liparis auriculata Rchb. f. (1872)
=Liparis comosa Ridl. (1896)
=Liparis pusilla Ridl. (1886)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb, Epiphyte; Humid, Subhumid; Forest; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa, Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1995). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 11[1]: 278
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see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°44897 modified 2011-09-20
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