African Plant Database

Orchis biflora L.
Information on the genus : Orchis
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Schizodium satyrioides (L.) Garay
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Schizodium biflorum (L.) T. Durand & Schinz
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Schizodium satyrioides (L.) Garay
=Orchis satyrioides L.
=Disa torta (Thunb.) Sw.
=Satyrium tortum Thunb.
=Schizodium arcuatum Lindl.
=Schizodium cornutum (L.) Schltr. name incorrectly used since 1924
=Satyrium cornutum L.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Harvard Pap. Bot. 11: 47-54 (1997).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 186-187 (1999).
More info on :
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Record n°46714
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