Species (219)

Genus - Species - - Year Subgenus Section Subsection Series Distribution #descendants #photos
Aerangis kotschyana 1918 Trop. Africa to KwaZulu-Natal 18 11
Aerangis ugandensis 1931 E. Zaïre to Kenya 3 3
Angraecum aporoides 1964 Sec. Dolabrifolia Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa 2
Angraecum chamaeanthus 1915 Sec. Nana_old Kenya to Northern Prov.
Angraecum distichum 1835 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 3 15
Angraecum sacciferum 1837 Sec. Boryangraecum_old São Tomé to Kenya and S. Africa
Ansellia africana 1844 Trop. & S. Africa 22 19
Bolusiella fractiflexa 2013 Cameroon, Rwanda to Burundi
Bolusiella iridifolia 1918 Trop. Africa, Comoros
Bolusiella iridifolia subsp. picea 1977 Kenya to Zimbabwe
Bolusiella maudiae 1918 Trop. & S. Africa
Bonatea steudneri 1894 NE. Sudan to N. KwaZulu-Natal, SW. Arabian Pen. 1
Brachycorythis buchananii 1898 Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis congoensis 1898 Tanzania to Zimbabwe
Brachycorythis friesii 1955 Tanzania to Angola
Brachycorythis ovata 1838 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis ovata subsp. welwitschii 1955 Zaïre to Trop. S. Africa
Brachycorythis pleistophylla 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Brachycorythis pleistophylla var. leopoldii 1982 WC. Trop. Africa to Tanzania
Brachycorythis pubescens 1860 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis rhodostachys 1955 Tanzania to Angola
Bulbophyllum cochleatum 1862 Trop. Africa 1
Bulbophyllum cochleatum var. bequaertii 1986 WC. & E. Trop. Africa 1
Bulbophyllum cochleatum var. brachyanthum 1986 WC. & E. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum elliotii 1891 Sec. Lupulina Tanzania to Northern Prov., Madagascar 1
Bulbophyllum encephalodes 1951 Sec. Oreonastes Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum josephi 1945 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Bulbophyllum prorepens 1954 Zaïre, Rwanda, Burundi
Bulbophyllum sandersonii 1878 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 4
Bulbophyllum vulcanicum 1914 Sec. Ptiloglossum Zaïre, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda
Calanthe sylvatica 1833 Calanthe Sec. Calanthe Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 15 19
Cheirostylis lepida 1897 Trop. Africa
Cynorkis anacamptoides 1895 Trop. Africa
Cynorkis debilis 1933 Nigeria to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
Cynorkis kassneriana 1914 S. Ethiopia to S. Africa
Cynorkis rungweensis 1915 Sec. Parviflorae E. Zaïre to SW. Tanzania
Cynorkis symoensii 1977 E. Zaïre to Malawi
Cyrtorchis arcuata 1914 Trop. & S. Africa 5 5
Cyrtorchis arcuata subsp. whytei 1960 Trop. Africa 6
Cyrtorchis chailluana 1914 Sec. Cyrtorchis W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 1 1
Cyrtorchis crassifolia 1916 Sec. Homocolleticon Guinea, C. & E. Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis neglecta 1960 Sec. Cyrtorchis Rwanda to Zambia
Cyrtorchis praetermissa 1948 Sec. Homocolleticon Uganda to S. Africa 4
Cyrtorchis ringens 1958 Sec. Homocolleticon Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe fragrantissima 1918 Cameroon to SW. Ethiopia and NE. KwaZulu-Natal
Diaphananthe odoratissima 2012 Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe sarcophylla 2012 C. & E. Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe vesicata 2012 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania 2
Disa aconitoides 1846 Sec. Aconitoideae Ethiopia to S. Africa
Disa aconitoides subsp. concinna 1981 Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Disa baurii 1889 Sec. Trichochila Tanzania to S. Africa
Disa cryptantha 1964 Sec. Micranthae Ethiopia, S. Tanzania to Zambia
Disa eminii 1894 Hircicornes Sec. Hircicornes Rwanda to Zambia
Disa equestris 1865 Sec. Stenocarpa Trop. Africa
Disa erubescens 1895 Sec. Micranthe Trop. Africa
Disa erubescens subsp. carsonii 1981 Tanzania to Zambia
Disa hircicornis 1881 Sec. Micranthae Trop. & S. Africa 1
Disa ochrostachya 1865 Sec. Micranthe Cameroon to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
Disa robusta 1898 Sec. Micranthae EC. Trop. Africa
Disa satyriopsis 1900 Sec. Micranthae Tanzania to Zambia
Disa walleri 1881 Sec. Micranthae Burundi to S. Trop. Africa
Disa welwitschii 1865 Sec. Micranthe Trop. & S. Africa
Disa zombica 1898 Sec. Micranthe Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Disperis anthoceros 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Disperis dicerochila 1935 Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Disperis kilimanjarica 1895 Kenya to Zambia
Disperis reichenbachiana 1865 Trop. Africa
Epipactis africana 1895 SW. Ethiopia to N. Mozambique 1
Eulophia alta 1910 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. Africa, Trop. & Subtrop. America 12
Eulophia angolensis 1958 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia aurantiaca 1897 Rwanda to Zambia
Eulophia calantha 1903 Sec. Cyrtopera Guinea, Central African Rep. to Uganda and S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia caricifolia 1936 Trop. Africa
Eulophia clitellifera 1889 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Eulophia coeloglossa 1903 Sec. Cyrtopera Tanzania to S. Africa
Eulophia cucullata 1840 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. & S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar 1
Eulophia euantha 1915 Sec. Orthochilus Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia eylesii 1937 Rwanda to S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia eylesii var. auquieriana 1990 Rwanda to Zaïre
Eulophia flavopurpurea 1897 Trop. Africa 1
Eulophia guineensis 1823 Sec. Eulophia Cape Verde, Trop. Africa to Botswana, Arabian Pen. 7 12
Eulophia horsfallii 1936 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia livingstoneana 1948 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar
Eulophia longisepala 1894 Burundi to S. Trop. Africa, KwaZulu-Natal
Eulophia mechowii 1894 Sec. Orthochilus Nigeria to W. Ethiopia and S. Africa
Eulophia milnei 1881 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia obscura 1977 Burundi to S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia odontoglossa 1846 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia orthoplectra 1939 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. Africa
Eulophia petersii 1865 Eritrea to S. Africa, Socotra, Arabian Pen. 1 15
Eulophia seleensis 1975 Burundi to S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia speciosa 1889 Ethiopia to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 13
Eulophia streptopetala 1826 Eritrea to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 3 1
Eulophia subulata 1895 E. Trop. Africa to Angola
Eulophia tanganyikensis 1897 Burundi to Zimbabwe
Eulophia tuberculata 1889 Sec. Lissochilus Tanzania to S. Africa
Graphorkis lurida 1891 Trop. Africa
Habenaria adolphi 1915 Sec. Diphyllae Tanzania to Zambia
Habenaria anaphysema 1867 Sec. Replicatae Congo to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria arianae 1977 Sec. Replicatae Tanzania to Angola
Habenaria attenuata 1864 Sec. Chlorinae Ethiopia to Cameroon and Tanzania SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria calvilabris 1962 Burundi to Zimbabwe
Habenaria chirensis 1881 Sec. Replicatae Nigeria to Ethiopia and Tanzania
Habenaria cirrhata 1865 Sec. Ceratopetalae Trop. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar
Habenaria clavata 1865 Sec. Ceratopetalae Nigeria to Ethiopia and S. Africa
Habenaria coeloglossoides 1942 Sec. Commelynifoliae E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Habenaria cornutella 1938 Sec. Replicatae WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Habenaria debeerstiana 1900 Sec. Diphyllae Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria filicornis 1835 Sec. Pentaceras Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria galactantha 1912 Tanzania to Zambia
Habenaria genuflexa 1895 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa
Habenaria goetzeana 1900 Tanzania to Zambia
Habenaria huillensis 1865 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa
Habenaria ichneumonea 1835 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa to N. Botswana
Habenaria laurentii 1904 Sec. Ceratopetalae Trop. Africa
Habenaria lewallei 1977 Burundi
Habenaria macrostele 1937 Sec. Replicatae Rwanda to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria malacophylla 1881 Sec. Pentaceras Trop. & S. Africa, S. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria microsaccus 1909 Sec. Replicatae Uganda to Burundi
Habenaria pauper 1932 Guinea, Nigeria to Tanzania
Habenaria peristyloides 1840 Sec. Commelynifoliae Nigeria to SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria petitiana 1894 Sec. Pseudoperistylus Cameroon to Eritrea and S. Africa
Habenaria pilosa 1915 Sec. Diphyllae Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria praestans 1895 Sec. Multiparitae Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria rhopalostigma 1898 Sec. Diphyllae Tanzania to Zambia
Habenaria splendentior 1949 Burundi to Zambia
Habenaria tentaculigera 1867 Sec. Kryptostoma Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria walleri 1881 Sec. Macrurae Trop. Africa
Habenaria weberiana 1915 Sec. Replicatae Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria welwitschii 1865 Sec. Replicatae Uganda to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria zambesina 1881 Sec. Commelynifoliae Trop. Africa
Holothrix aphylla 1881 Nigeria to Yemen
Kylicanthe rohrii 2018 Null
Liparis bowkeri 1863 Ethiopia to S. Africa
Liparis mulindana 1915 Gabon to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
Liparis nervosa 1830 Sturmia Sec. Liparis Trop. & Subtrop. 15
Malaxis katangensis 1951 Trop. Africa
Microcoelia globulosa 1981 Nigeria to Eritrea and S. Trop. Africa
Microcoelia koehleri 1943 Nigeria to Kenya and Zambia 1
Nephrangis filiformis 1948 Trop. Africa
Nervilia adolphi 1915 Sec. Linervia Trop. Africa
Nervilia bicarinata 1911 Sec. Nervilia Africa, Arabian Pen.
Nervilia renschiana 1911 Sec. Nervilia Tanzania to S. Africa, Madagascar
Nervilia shirensis 1911 Sec. Nervilia Chad to S. Trop. Africa
Oeceoclades maculata 1833 Africa 3 15
Platycoryne buchananiana 1898 Trop. Africa
Platycoryne crocea 1898 Cameroon to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Platycoryne mediocris 1958 Tanzania to Mpumalanga
Polystachya adansoniae 1865 Trop. Africa
Polystachya albescens 1887 Trop. Africa
Polystachya albescens subsp. musozensis 1958 E. Zaïre to Uganda
Polystachya bicarinata 1908 Bioko, EC. & E. Trop. Africa 7
Polystachya bifida 1862 SE. Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa
Polystachya caloglossa 1881 WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Polystachya concreta 1974 Trop. & Subtrop. 12 21
Polystachya cribbiana 1980 EC. Trop. Africa
Polystachya cultriformis 1826 Bioko to Ethiopia and S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 9 4
Polystachya dendrobiiflora 1881 Guinea, S. Congo to SE. Kenaya and S. Trop. Africa
Polystachya editae 2016 Burundi
Polystachya fabriana 1986 Rwanda to Burundi
Polystachya fallax 1926 EC. Zaïre to SW. Uganda 2
Polystachya fusiformis 1925 Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Polystachya galeata 1863 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 9 10
Polystachya golungensis 1865 Trop. Africa
Polystachya gracilenta 1894 EC. Trop. Africa to W. Tanzania
Polystachya greatrexii 1966 Burundi to S. Trop. Africa
Polystachya hastata 1953 E. & S. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Polystachya lacroixiana 1994 Burundi
Polystachya laurentii 1903 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Polystachya laxiflora 1826 W. Trop. Africa to Burundi and Zambia
Polystachya lindblomii 1922 SW. Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Polystachya macropoda 1953 E. Zaïre to Rwanda and Burundi
Polystachya maculata 1984 Burundi 2 8
Polystachya meyeri 1978 Uganda to Burundi
Polystachya mildbraedii 1909 EC. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda
Polystachya mildbraedii var. angustifolia 1988 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Polystachya modesta 1867 Trop. & S. Africa
Polystachya poikilantha 1909 EC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Polystachya poikilantha var. leucorhoda 1979 E. Zaïre to Uganda
Polystachya ruwenzoriensis 1895 SW. Uganda to Burundi
Polystachya simplex 1895 SW. Ethiopia to E. Zimbabwe
Polystachya spatella 1894 EC. & E. Trop. Africa
Polystachya stauroglossa 1895 SW. Cameroon, E. Zaïre to E. Trop. Africa
Polystachya stauroglossa var. alata 1994 Burundi
Polystachya steudneri 1881 Nigeria to Eritrea and Burundi
Polystachya transvaalensis 1895 South Sudan and S. Africa 4 1
Polystachya tridentata 1953 SW. Uganda to Burundi
Polystachya undulata 1978 E. Zaïre to Rwanda and Burundi
Polystachya virginea 1942 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda 21 5
Polystachya virginea var. parva 1994 SW. Rwanda to Burundi
Polystachya vulcanica 1923 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda 14 9
Polystachya walravensiana 1997 Burundi (Mt. Ngoma)
Polystachya woosnamii 1908 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Polystachya zambesiaca 1895 Burundi to Limpopo 2 5
Porpax cupuligera 2018 Null
Porpax repens var. obtusa 2018 Null
Porpax repens 2018 Null
Rhipidoglossum arbonnieri 2011 Burundi
Rhipidoglossum bilobatum 2001 WC. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda
Rhipidoglossum ovale 1972 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Rhipidoglossum rutilum 1918 Trop. Africa 15
Satyrium amblyosaccos 1915 Leucocomos Tanzania to Zambia
Satyrium breve 1898 Leucocomos Rwanda to S. Trop. Africa
Satyrium carsonii 1898 Sec. Satyrium Nigeria to Kenya and Zambia
Satyrium coriophoroides 1840 Chlorocorys Cameroon to Ethiopia and S. Trop. Africa
Satyrium crassicaule 1895 Leptocentrum Nigeria to Ethiopia and Zambia
Satyrium kitimboense 1914 Sec. Satyrium Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Satyrium schimperi 1850 Sec. Chlorocorys Ethiopia to Angola
Satyrium sphaeranthum 1915 Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa
Satyrium trinerve 1838 Trinervia Trop. & S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar 2
Triceratorhynchus viridiflorus 1951 Rwanda, Burundi, SW. Uganda, SW. Kenya
Tridactyle bicaudata 1914 Trop. & S. Africa 1 2
Tridactyle eggelingii 1948 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Tridactyle filifolia 1918 Trop. Africa
Tridactyle scottellii 1918 Gabon to Kenya
Tridactyle tricuspis 1915 Rwanda to S. Africa
Tridactyle tridactylites 1918 Trop. Africa
Tridactyle tridentata 1915 Trop. & S. Africa
Tridactyle virgula 1918 E. Zaïre to Uganda