1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Habenaria Willd.
      1. Habenaria maitlandii Summerh.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon to Gabon.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A terrestrial herb up to 1 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers white in short racemes.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Gabon

    Habenaria maitlandii Summerh. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    King, D.E.S. [144], Nigeria 21674.000
    Maitland [1386], Cameroon K000106502 Unknown type material

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1932: 341 (1932)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • 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
    • in Kew Bull, 1932: 341.
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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