African Plant Database

Rangaeris muscicola (Rchb. f.) Summerh.
Protologue : Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 2: 449, in clavi, 450 (1936)
Information on the genus : Rangaeris
Basionym : Aeranthes muscicola Rchb. f.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mystacidium muscicolum (Rchb. f.) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
 Listrostachys muscicola (Rchb. f.) Rolfe (1897)
 Aeranthes muscicola Rchb. f. (1865)
 Aerangis muscicola (Rchb. f.) Schltr. (1915)
 Epidorkis musicola (Rchb. f.) Kuntze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mystacidium batesii Rolfe
=*Angraecum batesii (Rolfe) Schltr. (1901)
=Aerangis mixta Schltr. (1918)
=Aerangis falcifolia Schltr. (1915)
=Angraecum englerianum Kraenzl. (1886)
=Listrostachys engleriana (Kraenzl.) Kraenzl. (1894)
=Aerangis engleriana (Kraenzl.) Schltr. (1915)
=Angraecum solheidi De Wild. (1916)
=Listrostachys solheidii De Wild. (1916)
=Aerangis solheidii (De Wild.) Schltr. (1918)
=Listrostachys floribunda Rolfe (1918)
=Aerangis floribunda (Rolfe) Summerh. (1932)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Epiphyte- Ht up to 0.18 m. Alt: 180 - 335 m. Distribution: EC, KN, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 445 (1999).

Bibliography other :
  • Gamarra R., P. Galán Cela & E. Ortúnez (2019). Orchidaceae in Equatorial Guinea (West Tropical Africa): nomenclatural and taxonomic notes, new records and critical taxa. Kew Bull. 74/2: 11 
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