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Eurychone rothschildiana (Typus)


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Vandeae
Subtribus: Aeridinae
Genus: Eurychone

Overview of species (2)[edit]

E. galeandrae – E. rothschildiana


Eurychone Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 36(2): 134 (1918)


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • East Tropical Africa
      • Uganda.
    • South Tropical Africa
      • Angola.
    • West Tropical Africa
      • Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo.
    • West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Cabinda, Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Zaire.

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


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • La Croix, I.F. 2001. The Genus Eurychone: Orchidaceae in Curtis's Botanical Magazine 18(3): 153-162.


Vernacular names[edit]

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