Eulophia dactylifera P.J. Cribb

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Synonyms: Eulophia sp. (Williamson & Williamson 2065) of Williamson, Orch. S. Centr. Africa: 175 (1977).
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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Zambia and Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe distribution: N,E
Growth form(s): Terrestrial.
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Cribb, P.J. (1977). New orchids from South Central Africa Kew Bulletin 32(1) Pages 163 - 166. (Includes a picture).

Fibeck, W. & Dare, M. (1993). Terrestrial Orchids in Zimbabwe. Excelsa 16 Page 58.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Page 481.

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 95.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 120.

Williamson, G. (1977). The Orchids of South Central Africa J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London. Pages 175 - 176. as Eulophia sp. ( Williamson & Williamson 2065) (Includes a picture).

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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: Eulophia dactylifera., retrieved 27 February 2024

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