Platycoryne affinis Summerh.
var. ecalcarata Fibeck

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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Fibeck, W. (2000). A new variety of Platycoryne (Orchidaceae) from Zimbabwe Kirkia 17(2) Page 146. Protologue

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 130.

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 97.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Platycoryne affinis
African Plant Database: Platycoryne affinis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Platycoryne affinis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Platycoryne affinis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Platycoryne affinis
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iNaturalist: Platycoryne affinis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Platycoryne affinis
JSTOR Plant Science: Platycoryne affinis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Platycoryne affinis
Plants of the World Online: Platycoryne affinis
Tropicos: Platycoryne affinis
Wikipedia: Platycoryne affinis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Platycoryne affinis var. ecalcarata., retrieved 23 May 2024

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