Disperis leuconeura Schltr.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: leuconeura: white-nerved
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s): Terrestrial.
Endemic status:
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Fibeck, W. & Dare, M. (1993). Terrestrial Orchids in Zimbabwe. Excelsa 16 Page 57.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Page 242.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 157. (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 135.

Other sources of information about Disperis leuconeura:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Disperis leuconeura
Flora of Zambia: Disperis leuconeura

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Disperis leuconeura
African Plant Database: Disperis leuconeura
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Disperis leuconeura
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Disperis leuconeura
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Disperis leuconeura
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Disperis leuconeura
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Disperis leuconeura
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Disperis leuconeura
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Disperis leuconeura
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Disperis leuconeura
Ispot Southern Africa: Disperis leuconeura
JSTOR Plant Science: Disperis leuconeura
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Disperis leuconeura
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Disperis leuconeura
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Disperis leuconeura
The Plant List (version 1.1): Disperis leuconeura
Tropicos: Disperis leuconeura

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: Disperis leuconeura.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=117810, retrieved 16 July 2019

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