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Disa forficaria Bolus
Family : ORCHIDACEAE
Protologue : Ic. Orch. Austr. -Afr. t. 87.
Information on the genus : Disa
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Herschelia forficaria (Bolus) H.P. Linder
 Herschelianthe forficaria (Bolus) N.C. Anthony
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Forficaria graminifolia Lindl. (1838)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht up to 0.5 m. Alt: 100 - 1000 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 11: t.415 (1931).
  • Bothalia 15[3 & 4]: 554 (1985).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 256-257 (1999).
 
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