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

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Stem creeping and rooted at the base, erect above
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals pinkish brown or green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals white
Ecology
In shade in forest.

Native to:

Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Zaïre

Zeuxine stammleri Schltr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1990 Thomas, D.W. [5129], Cameroon K000050045
Hepper, F.N. [8621], Cameroon K000050043
Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 28569], Cameroon K000050044
Brenan, J.P.M. [8781], Nigeria Hetaeria stammleri 9691.000

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 38: 151 (1906)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Szlachetko, D.L. & al. (2004). Flore du Gabon 36: 1-231. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
  • Szlachetko, D.L. (2008). Orchidaceae of Ivory Coast Ruizia 20: 1-396.
  • Velayos, M. & al. (eds.) (2018). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 10: 1-491. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
  • Lejoly, J. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Flore de la Tshopo (RD Congo): Familles des Malvaceae, Orchidaceae, Sterculiaceae, Tiliaceae Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 29: 1-41.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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