Eulophia orthoplectra (Rchb. f.) Summerh.

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Synonyms: Lissochilus bellus (N.E. Br.) Schltr.
Lissochilus milanjianus Rendle
Lissochilus saccatus Rendle
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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E,S
Growth form(s): Terrestrial.
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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) Page 477.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 339. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 136.


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Flora of Malawi: Eulophia orthoplectra
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Flora of Zambia: Eulophia orthoplectra

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

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: Eulophia orthoplectra., retrieved 22 October 2016

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