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  1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Disperis Sw.
      1. Disperis johnstonii Rchb.f. ex Rolfe

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & S. Africa.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Ethiopia, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mali, Nigeria, Tanzania, Togo, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Disperis johnstonii Rchb.f. ex Rolfe appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 9, 1966 Stolz, A. [672], Tanzania K000306676
    Nov 9, 1966 Stolz, A. [672], Tanzania K000306677 Unknown type material
    Milne-Redhead, E. [9067], Tanzania 9433.000
    Milne-Redhead, E. [9067A], Tanzania 9434.000
    Drummond, R.B. [6796], Tanzania 29729.000
    Cole, J.A., Nigeria 21082.000
    Mullenders, W. [1781], Congo 21093.000
    Eggeling, J.E. [6629], Tanzania 18549.000
    Brummitt, R.K. [9464], Malawi 25694.166

    Bibliography

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 291 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Johnson, S. & Bytebier, B. (2015). Orchids of South Africa. A field guide: 1-536. Struik nature, Cape Town, South Africa.
    • Kurzweil, H. & Manning, J.C. (2005). A synopsis of the genus Disperis Sw. (Orchidaceae) Adansonia, III, 27: 155-207.
    • Demissew, S., Cribb, P. & Rasmussen, F. (2004). Field Guide to Ethiopian Orchids: 1-300. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Demissew, S., Cribb, P. & Rasmussen, F. (2004). Field Guide to Ethiopian Orchids: 1-300. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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