Habenaria galactantha Kraenzl.

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Notes: Not in Zimb in FZ
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C
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Red data list status: Data deficient
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Fibeck, W. & Dare, M. (1993). Terrestrial Orchids in Zimbabwe. Excelsa 16 Page 63.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 181.

Grosvenor, R.K. (1976). A list of orchids indigenous in Rhodesia. Excelsa 6 Page 83.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Page 135.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 91. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 96.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 121.

Williamson, G. (1977). The Orchids of South Central Africa J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London. Pages 64 - 67. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Habenaria galactantha
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Habenaria galactantha
African Plant Database: Habenaria galactantha
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Habenaria galactantha
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Habenaria galactantha
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Habenaria galactantha
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Habenaria galactantha
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Habenaria galactantha
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Habenaria galactantha
Plants of the World Online: Habenaria galactantha
Tropicos: Habenaria galactantha
Wikipedia: Habenaria galactantha

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Habenaria galactantha.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=116770, retrieved 24 January 2021

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