African Plant Database

Nervilia renschiana (Rchb. f.) Schltr.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 45: 404 (1911)
Information on the genus : Nervilia
Basionym : Pogonia renschiana Rchb. f.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pogonia renschiana Rchb. f. (1881)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nervilia grandiflora Schltr. (1924)
=Nervilia natalensis Schelpe (1966)
=Nervilia purpurata auct. sensu J.L.Stewart et al. (1982)sensu J.L.Stewart et al. p.p.
=Nervilia umbrosa auct. sensu Schelpe (1976)sensu Schelpe p.p.
=Nervilia insolata Jum. & H. Perrier (1912)
=Pogonia purpurata auct. sensu Bews (1921)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.25 - 0.8 m. Alt: 100 - 1760 m. Distribution: KN
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Dry; Woodland, Forest, Inselberg/Rock Face; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 33: t.1312 (1959).
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 356-357 (1999).
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