Eulophia obscura P.J. Cribb

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Synonyms: Eulophia sp. no. 10 sensu Grosvenor (1976) (Greatrex in GHS 40333)
Eulophia sp. (Williamson & Drummond 1674) of Williamson, Orch. S. Centr. Africa: 160 (1977).
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Cribb, P.J. (1977). New orchids from South Central Africa Kew Bulletin 32(1) Pages 168 - 171. (Includes a picture).

Fibeck, W. & Dare, M. (1993). Terrestrial Orchids in Zimbabwe. Excelsa 16 Page 60.

Grosvenor, R.K. (1976). A list of orchids indigenous in Rhodesia. Excelsa 6 Page 82. As Eulophia sp. no. 10

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Pages 523 - 524.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 319. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 95.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 120.

Williamson, G. (1977). The Orchids of South Central Africa J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London. Pages 160 - 161. as Eulophia sp. (Williamson & Drummond 1674) (Includes a picture).

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Eulophia obscura., retrieved 8 February 2023

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