African Plant Database

Disa bivalvata (L. f.) T. Durand & Schinz
Information on the genus : Disa
Basionym : Ophrys bivalvata L. f.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Orthopenthea bivalvata (L. f.) Rolfe (1912)
 Ophrys bivalvata L. f.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Disa melaleuca (Thunb.) Sw.
=Serapias melaleuca Thunb.
=Penthea melaleuca (Thunb.) Lindl.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.1 - 0.45 m. Alt: ? - 2000 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 285 (1999).
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