New and interesting orchid records for Tanzania

  • Benny Bytenbier Biochemsity Department, Stellenbosch University, 7602 Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Jane Sakwa Evolutionary Genomics Group, Botany and Zoology Department, Stellenbosch University, 7602 Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Hubert Kurzweil Compton Herbarium, South African National Biodiversity Institute, 7735 Claremont, South Africa

Abstract



The orchid taxa Brachycorythis ovata subsp. schweinfurthii, Habenaria arianae and Habenaria disparilis are newly recorded for Tanzania, while Brachycorythis congoensis is newly recorded for the floral region T7. A stable, pure yellow mutant of Disa erubescens is recorded for the first time

Journal of East African Natural History Vol. 93 (1&2) 2004: pp. 63-67
Published
2006-07-27
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 1026-1613
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