1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ancistrorhynchus Finet
      1. Ancistrorhynchus serratus Summerh.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bioko, S. Nigeria to Congo.

    [FWTA]

    Orchidaceae, V. S. Summerhayes. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:1. 1968

    Flowers
    Flowers white.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria

    Ancistrorhynchus serratus Summerh. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2008 Simo, P. [225], Cameroon K000580448
    Nov 1, 2000 Cable, S. [3409], Cameroon K000106013
    Aug 1, 1968 Daramola, B. O. [FHI 41585], Cameroon K000107322
    Jan 1, 1963 Mann, G. [2123], Cameroon K000107323
    Smith, G. [515], Nigeria 51276.000
    Bruhl, C., Brazil 57068.000
    Head, M. [420-1962], Nigeria 6269.000
    Head, D. [95], Nigeria K000306440 holotype
    Head, D. [95], Nigeria K000306439 holotype

    First published in Kew Bull. 20: 195 (1966)

    Accepted by

    • Velayos, M. & al. (eds.) (2018). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 10: 1-491. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid.
    • Droissart, V., Sonké, B. & Stévart, T. (2006). Les Orchidaceae endémiques d' Afrique centrale atlantique présentes au Cameroon Systematics and Geography of Plants 76: 3-84.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Kew Bull. 20: 195, fig. 12 (1966).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Droissart, V., Sonké, B. & Stévart, T. (2006). Les Orchidaceae endémiques d' Afrique centrale atlantique présentes au Cameroon Systematics and Geography of Plants 76: 3-84.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0