Orthochilus welwitschii Rchb. f.

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Synonyms: Eulophia welwitschii (Rchb. f.) Rolfe
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Status: Native
Description:
Type location:
Angola
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: welwitschii: named after the Austrian botanist, Friedrich Martin Welwitsch (1806-1872)
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw
Growth form(s): Terrestrial.
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Literature:

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Pages 508 - 509.

Martos, F., Johnson, S.D., Peter, C.I & Bytebier, B. (2014). A molecular phylogeny reveals paraphyly of the large genus Eulophia (Orchidaceae): A case for the reinstatement of Orthochilus Taxon 63(1) Page 20.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Orthochilus welwitschii
African Plant Database: Orthochilus welwitschii
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Orthochilus welwitschii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Orthochilus welwitschii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Orthochilus welwitschii
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Orthochilus welwitschii
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Orthochilus welwitschii
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Orthochilus welwitschii
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Orthochilus welwitschii
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Orthochilus welwitschii
Ispot Southern Africa: Orthochilus welwitschii
JSTOR Plant Science: Orthochilus welwitschii
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Orthochilus welwitschii
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Orthochilus welwitschii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orthochilus welwitschii
The Plant List (version 1.1): Orthochilus welwitschii
Tropicos: Orthochilus welwitschii


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-18

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Orthochilus welwitschii.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=119690, retrieved 21 February 2018

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