Orthochilus milnei (Rchb. f.) Bytebier

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Synonyms: Eulophia corallorhiziformis Schltr.
Eulophia gracillima Ridl.
Eulophia milnei Rchb. f.
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E
Growth form(s): Terrestrial.
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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 323.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Pages 512 - 514. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 309. (Includes a picture).

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 19.


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Flora of Malawi: Orthochilus milnei
Flora of Mozambique: Orthochilus milnei
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Orthochilus milnei
African Plant Database: Orthochilus milnei
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Orthochilus milnei
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Orthochilus milnei
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Orthochilus milnei
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Orthochilus milnei
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Orthochilus milnei
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Orthochilus milnei
Ispot Southern Africa: Orthochilus milnei
JSTOR Plant Science: Orthochilus milnei
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Orthochilus milnei
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Orthochilus milnei
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orthochilus milnei
The Plant List (version 1.1): Orthochilus milnei
Tropicos: Orthochilus milnei

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Orthochilus milnei.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=119350, retrieved 30 March 2017

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