Cynorkis Thouars

First published in Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1: 317 (1809)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Comoros, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Réunion, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Fiji, Wallis-Futuna Is.

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
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Kew Bulletin

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Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • F.T.A. 7: 259.
  • in Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom, Paris 1: 317 (1809)

Flora Zambesiaca

  • in Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1: 317 (1809).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • in Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1: 317 (1809)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Williamson, G. [233], Zambia 1800.061 No
Du Puy, B. [MB198], Madagascar 56127.000 No
Madagascar 59393.000 No
Madagascar 59686.000 No
Madagascar 61003.000 No
la Croix, I. [1194], Sao Tome and Principe 61134.000 No
Madagascar 61154.000 No
Du Puy, B. [MB436], Madagascar 64394.000 No
Du Puy, B. [MB284], Madagascar 64395.000 No
Du Puy, B. [MB435], Madagascar 64398.000 No
Turk, D. [724], Madagascar 71848.000 No
Du Puy, D.J. [M643], Madagascar 71855.000 No
Du Puy, B. [MB656], Madagascar 72253.000 No
Du Puy, D.J. [M906], Madagascar 72256.000 No
Du Puy, D.J. [M637], Madagascar 72264.000 No
Lance, K. [8], Madagascar 72272.000 No
Du Puy, B. [MB435], Madagascar 72582.000 No
Du Puy, D.J. [M638], Madagascar 72584.000 No
Hermans, J. [30/5], Madagascar 72429.000 No
Roberts, D.L.R [121], Madagascar 78075.000 No
Cheek, M. [1416], Madagascar Cynorchis 57626.000 No
Cheek, M. [1415], Madagascar Cynorchis 57627.000 No
Cheek, M. [1277], Madagascar Cynorchis 58874.000 No
Du Puy, D.J. [M670], Madagascar Cynorchis 71375.000 No
Du Puy, D.J. [M638], Madagascar Cynorchis 71846.000 No

Sources

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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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    • Kew Bulletin
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Orchideae: e-monocot.org

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