Brachycorythis pilosa Summerh.

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,N
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Red data list status: Lower Risk - least concern
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La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Page 23.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 117.

Summerhayes, V.S. (1955). A revision of the genus Brachycorythis Kew Bulletin 10 Pages 259 - 260. Protologue

Williamson, G. (1977). The Orchids of South Central Africa J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London. Pages 33 - 34. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Brachycorythis pilosa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Brachycorythis pilosa
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Brachycorythis pilosa
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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: Brachycorythis pilosa., retrieved 25 September 2023

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