African Plant Database

Habenaria nyikana Rchb. f. subsp. nyikana
Information on the genus : Habenaria
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Habenaria elatior Schltr. (1924)
 Habenaria tetrapetala var. major Schltr.
 Habenaria nyikana Rchb. f.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.5 - 1.2 m. Alt: 600 - 1200 m. Distribution: GA, 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]: 102

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 128-129 (1999).
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Record n°45270
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