African Plant Database

Cyrtorchis arcuata (Lindl.) Schltr. subsp. arcuata
Information on the genus : Cyrtorchis
Basionym : Angraecum arcuatum Lindl.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Angraecum arcuatum Lindl. (1836)
 Listrostachys arcuata (Lindl.) Rchb. f.
 Cyrtorchis arcuata (Lindl.) Schltr. (1914)
 Angorchis arcuata (Lindl.) Kuntze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyrtorchis arcuata subsp. variabilis Summerh.
=Cyrtorchis arcuata var. variabilis (Summerh.) Geerinck
=Listrostachys maialis A. Chev. (1920)
=Listrostachys acuminata Rolfe (1897)
=Cyrtorchis acuminata (Rolfe) Schltr. (1918)
=Cyrtorchis arcuata subsp. leonensis Summerh.
=Cyrtorchis sedenii (Rchb. f.) Schltr.
=Angraecum sedenii (Rchb. f.) G. Nicholson
=Listrostachys sedenii Rchb. f. (1878)
=Cyrtorchis bracteata Schltr. (1915)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Epiphyte, Lithophyte- Ht up to 0.5 m. Alt: 305 - 1220 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1998). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 11[2]: 412

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 45: t.1840 (1979).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 126 (1995).

Bibliography other :
  • AZANDI L., T. STÉVART, B. SONKÉ & AL. (2016). Synoptic revision of the genus Cyrtorchis Schltr. (Angraecinae, Orchidaceae) in Central Africa, with the description of a new species restricted to submontane vegetation. Phytotaxa 267(3): 168
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