African Plant Database

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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 47: 339-371 (1981).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 186-187 (1999).
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Record n°43279
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