African Plant Database

Habenaria filicornis Lindl.
Protologue : Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl. 318 (1835)
Information on the genus : Habenaria
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Habenaria chlorotica Rchb. f.
=Habenaria filicornis var. chlorotica (Rchb. f.) Geerinck
=Habenaria natalensis Rchb. f. & Warm.
=Habenaria wilmsiana Kraenzl.
=Habenaria pertenuis Kraenzl. (1929)
=Habenaria deflexa Hochst. ex Kraenzl.
=Habenaria erythreae Rolfe (1898)
=Habenaria spiranthes Rchb. f.
=Habenaria moratii Szlach. & Olszewski (1998)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht up to 0.6 m. Alt: 400 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1995). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 11[1]: 66
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 114 (1999).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Orchidées d'Afrique Centrale
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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