African Plant Database

Disa tenuifolia Sw.
Protologue : Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Handl. 21: 214 (1800)
Information on the genus : Disa
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Disa lutea H.P. Linder
=Ophrys patens L. f.
=Penthea patens (L. f.) Lindl.
=*Disa patens (L. f.) Thunb.
=Serapias patens (L. f.) Thunb.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.05 - 0.3 m. Alt: 5 - 1800 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 286-287 (1999).
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Record n°43240
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