Aerangis gracillima

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Aerangis gracillima


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Vandeae
Subtribus: Angraecinae
Genus: Aerangis
Species: Aerangis gracillima


Aerangis gracillima (Kraenzl.) J.C.Arends & J.Stewart, Lindleyana 4: 24 (1989).


  • Basionym
    • Angraecum gracillimum Kraenzl., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 17: 59 (1893).
  • Homotypic
    • Barombia gracillima (Kraenzl.) Schltr., Die Orchideen: 600 (1914).


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Cameroon, Gabon.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Joyce Stewart et al. (2006) Angrecoid Orchids. Timber Press Eds., Portland, OR, USA


Vernacular names[edit]

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