African Plant Database

Disa hians (L. f.) Spreng.
Information on the genus : Disa
Basionym : Satyrium hians L. f.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Herschelia hians (L. f.) A.V. Hall
 Herschelianthe hians (L. f.) Rauschert (1983)
 Satyrium hians L. f.
 Limodorum hians (L. f.) Thunb. (1794)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Herschelia lacera (Sw.) Fourc.
=Herschelianthe lacera (Sw.) Rauschert
=Disa lacera Sw. (1800)
=Disa outeniquensis Schltr. (1924)
=Disa lacera var. multifida N.E. Br.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.4 - 0.6 m. Alt: ? - 1000 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 53: 1005-1007 (1998)
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 264-265 (1999).
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