Satyrium aberrans Summerh.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 49.

Fibeck, W. & Dare, M. (1993). Terrestrial Orchids in Zimbabwe. Excelsa 16 Page 69.

Grosvenor, R.K. (1976). A list of orchids indigenous in Rhodesia. Excelsa 6 Page 85.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Pages 224 - 225. (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 97.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 84.

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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Satyrium aberrans., retrieved 4 February 2023

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