African Plant Database

Orthopenthea bivalvata (L. f.) Rolfe
Protologue : Fl. Cap. 5(3): 180 (1912)
Information on the genus : Orthopenthea
Basionym : Ophrys bivalvata L. f.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Disa bivalvata (L. f.) T. Durand & Schinz
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Disa bivalvata (L. f.) T. Durand & Schinz
 Ophrys bivalvata L. f.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Disa melaleuca (Thunb.) Sw.
=Serapias melaleuca Thunb.
=Penthea melaleuca (Thunb.) Lindl.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Contr. Bolus Herb. 9: (1981).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
no map available
Record n°44938 modified 2007-04-05
Feedback about this record