African Plant Database


Bonatea polypodantha (Rchb. f.) L. Bolus
Family : ORCHIDACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Pl. South Africa 8: sub t. 302 (1928)
Information on the genus : Bonatea
Basionym : Habenaria polypodantha Rchb. f.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Habenaria polypodantha Rchb. f. (1928)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Habenaria insignis Schltr. (1895)
=Bonatea insignis (Schltr.) Summerh. (1952)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht up to 0.35 m. Alt: 715 - 1035 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 52[2]: t.2072 (1993).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 142 (1999).
  • S. African J. Bot. 73: 6 (2007).
  • S. African J. Bot. 73: 4,7 (2007).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
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Record n°45662 modified 2007-05-08
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