Orthochilus aurantiacus (Rolfe) Rolfe

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Synonyms: Eulophia aurantiaca Rolfe
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Notes: Not in Zimb. in FZ
Derivation of specific name: aurantiaca: orange-coloured
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Zimbabwe distribution: C
Growth form(s): Terrestrial.
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La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Page 504.

Martos, F., Johnson, S.D., Peter, C.I & Bytebier, B. (2014). A molecular phylogeny reveals paraphyly of the large genus Eulophia (Orchidaceae): A case for the reinstatement of Orthochilus Taxon 63(1) Page 18.


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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orthochilus aurantiacus
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Orthochilus aurantiacus.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=119100, retrieved 20 January 2018

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