African Plant Database

Herschelia atropurpurea (Sond.) Rolfe
Protologue : Fl. Cap. 5(3): 205 (1913)
Information on the genus : Herschelia
Basionym : Disa atropurpurea Sond.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Disa spathulata (L. f.) Sw. subsp. spathulata
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Disa atropurpurea Sond. (1847)
 Disa spathulata var. atropurpurea (Sond.) Schltr.
 Herschelianthe atropurpurea (Sond.) Rauschert
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Disa spathulata (L. f.) Sw. subsp. spathulata
=Herschelia spathulata (L. f.) Rolfe subsp. spathulata
=Satyrium spathulatum (L. f.) Thunb.
=Herschelianthe spathulata (L. f.) Rauschert subsp. spathulata
=Orchis spathulata L. f. (1782)
=Disa spathulata (L. f.) Sw. (1800)
=Herschelia spathulata (L. f.) Rolfe (1913)
=Herschelianthe spathulata (L. f.) Rauschert (1983)
=Disa propinqua Sond. (1847)
=Disa propinqua var. trifida Sond.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 258 (1999).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°44129 modified 2007-04-05
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