African Plant Database

Disa excelsa (Thunb.) Sw.
Information on the genus : Disa
Basionym : Satyrium excelsum Thunb.
Statuts nomenclatural : superfluous name
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Disa tripetaloides (L. f.) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Satyrium excelsum Thunb.
 Herschelia excelsa (Thunb.) Kraenzl. (1904)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Disa tripetaloides (L. f.) N.E. Br. subsp. tripetaloides
=Disa tripetaloides (L. f.) N.E. Br.
=Orchis tripetaloides L. f.
=Disa falcata Schltr. (1893)
=*Disa venosa Lindl. (1838) non Sw.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 275 (1999).
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Record n°43357
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