Polystachya moreauae P.J.Cribb & Podzorski

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Zambia, Lumangwe
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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Red data list status: Data deficient
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Cribb, P.J. & Podzorski, A. (1978). New species in Polystachya (Orchidaceae) from Africa Kew Bulletin 32(4) Pages 698 - 700. Protologue (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Pages 358 - 360. (Includes a picture).

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 124.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Polystachya moreauae
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Polystachya moreauae
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Polystachya moreauae
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Polystachya moreauae
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iNaturalist: Polystachya moreauae
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Polystachya moreauae
JSTOR Plant Science: Polystachya moreauae
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Polystachya moreauae
Plants of the World Online: Polystachya moreauae
Tropicos: Polystachya moreauae
Wikipedia: Polystachya moreauae

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Polystachya moreauae.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=209790, retrieved 4 March 2024

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