Centrostigma occultans

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Centrostigma occultans


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Orchidoideae
Tribus: Orchideae
Subtribus: Orchidinae
Genus: Centrostigma
Species: Centrostigma occultans


Centrostigma occultans (Welw. ex Rchb.f.) Schltr., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 53: 523 (1915)


  • Basionym
    • Habenaria occultans Welw. ex Rchb.f., Flora 48: 178 (1865)
  • Heterotypic
    • Habenaria schlechteri Kraenzl. ex Schltr., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 20(50): 35 (1895)
    • Centrostigma nyassanum Schltr., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 53: 523 (1915)
    • Centrostigma schlechteri (Kraenzl. ex Schltr.) Schltr., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 53: 523 (1915)


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Zaïre.
    • East Tropical Africa
      • Tanzania.
    • South Tropical Africa
      • Angola, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
    • Southern Africa
      • Northern Provinces.

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


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