Habenaria retinervis Summerh.

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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 328.

Fibeck, W. & Dare, M. (1993). Terrestrial Orchids in Zimbabwe. Excelsa 16 Page 65.

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) Pages 103 - 104. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 77. (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.

Summerhayes, V.S. (1962). African orchids XXVIII Kew Bulletin 16(2) Pages 290 - 292. Protologue (Includes a picture).

Williamson, G. (1977). The Orchids of South Central Africa J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London. Pages 54 - 55. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Habenaria retinervis
Flora of Zambia: Habenaria retinervis

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Habenaria retinervis
African Plant Database: Habenaria retinervis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Habenaria retinervis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Habenaria retinervis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Habenaria retinervis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Habenaria retinervis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Habenaria retinervis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Habenaria retinervis
iNaturalist: Habenaria retinervis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Habenaria retinervis
JSTOR Plant Science: Habenaria retinervis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Habenaria retinervis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Habenaria retinervis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Habenaria retinervis
Plants of the World Online: Habenaria retinervis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Habenaria retinervis
Tropicos: Habenaria retinervis
Wikipedia: Habenaria retinervis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Habenaria retinervis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=117010, retrieved 8 December 2019

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