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  1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Disperis Sw.
      1. Disperis kamerunensis Schltr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon (Mt. Cameroon).

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A terrestrial herb 4-8 in. high
    Flowers
    Flowers 1-3, in a short raceme.

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    Distribution

    Extinct in:

    Cameroon

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Disperis kamerunensis Schltr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Maitland, T.D. [106], Cameroon K000106560
    Preuss, P.R. [609], Cameroon K000106561 Unknown type material

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 24: 431 (1897)

    Accepted by

    • Humphreys, A.M., Govaerts, R., Ficinski, S.Z., Nic Lughadha, E. & Vorontsova, M.S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047.
    • Kurzweil, H. & Manning, J.C. (2005). A synopsis of the genus Disperis Sw. (Orchidaceae) Adansonia, III, 27: 155-207.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • F.T.A. 7: 575.
    • in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 24: 431 (1897)

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    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