African Plant Database


Brownleea coerulea Harv. ex Lindl.
Family : ORCHIDACEAE
Protologue : London J. Bot. 1: 16 (1842)
Information on the genus : Brownleea
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Brownleea parviflora Harv. ex Lindl.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Brownleea parviflora Harv. ex Lindl.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Disa coerulea (Harv. ex Lindl.) Rchb. f. (1881)
 Disa parviflora (Harv. ex Lindl.) Rchb. f. (1881)
 Brownleea parviflora Harv. ex Lindl. (1839)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Brownleea transvaalensis Schltr. (1924)
=Brownleea gracilis Schltr. (1915)
=Brownleea madagascarica Ridl. (1885)
=Brownleea nelsonii Rolfe (1913)
=Brownleea woodii Rolfe (1913)
=Disa alpina Hook. f. (1864)
=Brownleea alpina (Hook. f.) N.E. Br. (1898)
=Disa apetala Kraenzl. (1895)
=Brownleea apetala (Kraenzl.) N.E. Br. (1898)
=Disa preussii Kraenzl. (1893)
=Brownleea perrieri Schltr. (1924)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.1 - 0.6 m. Alt: ? - 1675 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb, Epiphyte; Subhumid; Woodland, Forest, Inselberg/Rock Face; 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 18: t.702 (1938).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 291-292 (1999).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
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Record n°45700
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