Tridactyle bicaudata

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Tridactyle bicaudata


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: Tridactyle
Species: Tridactyle bicaudata
Subspecies: (2)
T. b. subsp. bicaudata – T. b. subsp. rupestris


Tridactyle bicaudata (Lindl.) Schltr., Die Orchideen: 602 (1914)


  • Basionym
    • Angraecum bicaudatum Lindl., Companion Bot. Mag. 2: 205 (1837)
  • Homotypic
    • Angorchis bicaudata (Lindl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 651 (1891)
    • Listrostachys bicaudata (Lindl.) Finet, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 54(9): 51 (1907)



Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: East Tropical Africa
      • Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda.
    • Regional: Northeast Tropical Africa
      • Ethiopia.
    • Regional: South Tropical Africa
      • Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Northern Provinces, Swaziland.
    • Regional: West Tropical Africa
      • Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo.
    • Regional: West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Rwanda, Zaire.

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

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