Habenaria cornuta Lindl.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: cornuta: horned
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E
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Endemic status:
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 325.

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 129.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Pages 117 - 118. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 82. (Includes a picture).


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Flora of Malawi: Habenaria cornuta
Flora of Mozambique: Habenaria cornuta
Flora of Zambia: Habenaria cornuta

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African Plant Database: Habenaria cornuta
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Habenaria cornuta
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Habenaria cornuta
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Habenaria cornuta
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Habenaria cornuta
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Habenaria cornuta
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Habenaria cornuta
Ispot Southern Africa : Habenaria cornuta
JSTOR Plant Science: Habenaria cornuta
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Habenaria cornuta
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Habenaria cornuta
Tropicos: Habenaria cornuta
West African Plants database: Habenaria cornuta

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Habenaria cornuta.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=116690, retrieved 25 October 2016

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