1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Habenaria Willd.
      1. Habenaria microceras Hook.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bioko, SW. Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A leafy terrestrial or epiphytic herb up to 21/2 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers small, green, in a narrow spike 2-10 in. long.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is.

    Habenaria microceras Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4598], Cameroon K000106907
    Oct 26, 1931 Preuss, P.R. [967], Cameroon K000106422
    Mann, G. [2116], Cameroon K000106425
    Thomas, D.W. [9381], Cameroon K000106426
    Johnston, H.H. [32], Cameroon K000106423
    Johnston, H.H. [31], Cameroon K000106424

    First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 7: 221 (1864)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • 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: 213.
    • in J. Linn. Soc. 7: 221 (1864)
    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.

    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 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