Species (305)

Genus - Species - - Year Subgenus Section Subsection Series Distribution #descendants #photos
Acampe pachyglossa 1881 S. Somalia to S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Aerangis brachycarpa 1894 Eritrea to S. Trop. Africa 2 10
Aerangis confusa 1979 Kenya to N. Tanzania 1
Aerangis coriacea 1952 Kenya to N. Tanzania 3
Aerangis hologlottis 1918 SE. Kenya to NE. Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar), Mozambique, Sri Lanka
Aerangis kirkii 1918 Kenya to S. Africa 2
Aerangis kotschyana 1918 Trop. Africa to KwaZulu-Natal 18 11
Aerangis luteoalba 1918 WC. & E. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia 14 5
Aerangis luteoalba var. rhodosticta 1979 Sec. Arachnangraecum_old WC. & E. Trop. Africa to S. Ethiopia 2 20
Aerangis somalensis 1918 SW. Ethiopia to Northern Prov. 6 2
Aerangis thomsonii 1918 SW. Ethiopia to E. Trop. Africa 2
Aerangis ugandensis 1931 E. Zaïre to Kenya 3 3
Ancistrorhynchus paysanii 2001 Kenya
Angraecopsis gracillima 1937 Uganda to Zambia
Angraecum chamaeanthus 1915 Sec. Nana_old Kenya to Northern Prov.
Angraecum conchiferum 1837 Sec. Arachnangraecum_old Kenya to S. Africa
Angraecum cultriforme 1958 Sec. Conchoglossum_old Kenya to NE. KwaZulu-Natal 3
Angraecum decipiens 1966 Sec. Nana_old Kenya to N. Tanzania
Angraecum dives 1897 Sec. Boryangraecum_old Socotra, SW. Somalia to Tanzania
Angraecum eburneum 1804 Sec. Angraecum SE. Kenya to E. Tanzania (incl. Pemba, Zanzibar), W. Indian Ocean 17 8
Angraecum eburneum subsp. giryamae 1979 Sec. Angraecum SE. Kenya to E. Tanzania (incl. Pemba, Zanzibar) 4 1
Angraecum erectum 1956 Sec. Conchoglossum_old E. Trop. Africa to Zambia 12
Angraecum firthii 1958 Sec. Afrangraecum Cameroon to SW. Kenya
Angraecum humile 1958 Sec. Dolabrifolia SW. Ethiopia to Zimbabwe
Angraecum infundibulare 1862 Nigeria to SW. Kenya 2 10
Angraecum keniae 1893 Kenya (Mt. Kenya)
Angraecum minus 1958 Sec. Nana_old SW. Ethiopia to Zimbabwe
Angraecum sacciferum 1837 Sec. Boryangraecum_old São Tomé to Kenya and S. Africa
Angraecum viride 1914 SE. Kenya (Shimba Hills) to NE. Tanzania (E. Usambara Mts.)
Ansellia africana 1844 Trop. & S. Africa 22 19
Bolusiella iridifolia 1918 Trop. Africa, Comoros
Bolusiella iridifolia subsp. picea 1977 Kenya to Zimbabwe
Bolusiella maudiae 1918 Trop. & S. Africa
Bonatea rabaiensis 1898 SE. Kenya to NE. Tanzania
Bonatea steudneri 1894 NE. Sudan to N. KwaZulu-Natal, SW. Arabian Pen. 1
Bonatea volkensiana 1898 SW. Kenya to N. Tanzania
Brachycorythis buchananii 1898 Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis kalbreyeri 1878 W. Trop. Africa to Kenya and Zambia 3
Brachycorythis ovata 1838 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis ovata subsp. schweinfurthii 1955 W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Tanzania
Brachycorythis pleistophylla 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Brachycorythis pubescens 1860 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis tenuior 1865 Trop. & S. Africa
Brownleea parviflora 1842 Cameroon to N. Kenya, S. Tanzania to S. Africa, C. Madagascar
Bulbophyllum bidenticulatum 1984 Sec. Bifarium W. Trop. Africa to Kenya
Bulbophyllum bidenticulatum subsp. joyceae 1987 Kenya
Bulbophyllum bifarium 1864 Sec. Bifarium Cameroon to Kenya
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 cochleatum var. tenuicaule 1986 Nigeria to Kenya
Bulbophyllum cochleatum var. cochleatum Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum encephalodes 1951 Sec. Oreonastes Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum falcatum 1861 Sec. Megaclinium W. Trop. Africa to SW. Kenya 1 23
Bulbophyllum fuscum 1839 Sec. Ptiloglossum Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum fuscum var. melinostachyum 1986 Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum intertextum 1862 Sec. Ptiloglossum Trop. Africa, Madagascar, Seychelles
Bulbophyllum josephi 1945 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Bulbophyllum maximum 1861 Sec. Monanthaparva Trop. Africa 1 19
Bulbophyllum pseudohydra 2016 Kenya, E. Zambia to Zimbabwe
Bulbophyllum saltatorium 1837 Sec. Lupulina Trop. Africa 6
Bulbophyllum saltatorium var. albociliatum 1986 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Kenya and Angola 15
Bulbophyllum sandersonii 1878 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 4
Bulbophyllum scaberulum 1889 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 1 5
Calanthe sylvatica 1833 Calanthe Sec. Calanthe Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 15 19
Calyptrochilum christyanum 1936 Brazil (SE. Bahia), Trop. Africa
Cheirostylis lepida 1897 Trop. Africa
Cynorkis anacamptoides 1895 Trop. Africa
Cynorkis buchwaldiana 1900 E. Trop. Africa
Cynorkis buchwaldiana subsp. braunii 1962 E. Trop. Africa
Cynorkis kassneriana 1914 S. Ethiopia to S. Africa
Cynorkis kirkii 1898 Sec. Parviflorae Kenya to S. Trop. Africa
Cynorkis uncata 1902 Kenya to Tanzania 4
Cyrtorchis arcuata 1914 Trop. & S. Africa 5 5
Cyrtorchis brownii 1918 Sec. Homocolleticon Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis praetermissa 1948 Sec. Homocolleticon Uganda to S. Africa 4
Diaphananthe fragrantissima 1918 Cameroon to SW. Ethiopia and NE. KwaZulu-Natal
Diaphananthe lorifolia 1956 Ethiopia to Rwanda and Tanzania
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 aconitoides subsp. goetzeana 1981 Ethiopia to Tanzania
Disa erubescens 1895 Sec. Micranthe Trop. Africa
Disa fragrans 1895 Sec. Micranthe Ethiopia to S. Africa
Disa fragrans subsp. deckenii 1981 NE. & E. Trop. Africa to Zaïre
Disa hircicornis 1881 Sec. Micranthae Trop. & S. Africa 1
Disa ochrostachya 1865 Sec. Micranthe Cameroon to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
Disa perplexa 1981 Sec. Micranthae Nigeria, Kenya to S. Africa
Disa scutellifera 1840 Sec. Micranthae NE. & E. Trop. Africa
Disa stairsii 1892 Sec. Micranthae Congo to E. Trop. Africa
Disa welwitschii 1865 Sec. Micranthe Trop. & S. Africa
Disa welwitschii subsp. occultans 1981 Trop. Africa
Disperis anthoceros 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Disperis aphylla 1899 Congo to Kenya and Angola
Disperis dicerochila 1935 Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Disperis kilimanjarica 1895 Kenya to Zambia
Disperis nemorosa 1895 E. & S. Trop. Africa
Disperis pusilla 1968 Kenya to Zambia
Disperis reichenbachiana 1865 Trop. Africa
Disperis thomensis 1937 Trop. Africa
Epipactis africana 1895 SW. Ethiopia to N. Mozambique 1
Epipogium roseum 1857 Trop. Africa to SW. Pacific 12
Eulophia adenoglossa 1878 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia angolensis 1958 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia calantha 1903 Sec. Cyrtopera Guinea, Central African Rep. to Uganda and S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia clitellifera 1889 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Eulophia cucullata 1840 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. & S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar 1
Eulophia eustachya 1988 Ethiopia to Zimbabwe
Eulophia galeoloides 1898 Ghana to South Sudan and Malawi
Eulophia guineensis 1823 Sec. Eulophia Cape Verde, Trop. Africa to Botswana, Arabian Pen. 7 12
Eulophia hians 1826 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Madagascar, SW. Arabian Pen.
Eulophia hians var. nutans 1998 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Madagascar, SW. Arabian Pen.
Eulophia horsfallii 1936 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia kyimbilae 1915 W. Ethiopia to Botswana
Eulophia latilabris 1936 Nigeria to Sudan and Bortswana
Eulophia livingstoneana 1948 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar
Eulophia mechowii 1894 Sec. Orthochilus Nigeria to W. Ethiopia and S. Africa
Eulophia milnei 1881 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia odontoglossa 1846 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia orthoplectra 1939 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. Africa
Eulophia ovalis 1837 Kenya to S. Africa 1
Eulophia ovalis var. bainesii 1998 Kenya to S. Africa 1
Eulophia parvula 1957 Sec. Lissochilus Nigeria to Sudan and Zimbabwe
Eulophia petersii 1865 Eritrea to S. Africa, Socotra, Arabian Pen. 1 15
Eulophia pyrophila 1948 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. Africa
Eulophia ruwenzoriensis 1895 E. Trop. Africa to Zambia, Brazil to NE. Argentina 4
Eulophia schweinfurthii 1893 Sec. Lissochilus Ivory Coast, Ethiopia to Northern Prov.
Eulophia speciosa 1889 Ethiopia to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 13
Eulophia stachyodes 1878 Nigeria to Ethiopia and S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia streptopetala 1826 Eritrea to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 3 1
Eulophia streptopetala var. stenophylla 1989 E. Trop. Africa
Eulophia stricta 1897 SE. Kenya
Eulophia subulata 1895 E. Trop. Africa to Angola
Eulophia taitensis 1977 E. Trop. Africa
Eulophia tanganyikensis 1897 Burundi to Zimbabwe
Habenaria altior 1895 Sec. Replicatae E. Trop. Africa
Habenaria armatissima 1881 Sec. Diphyllae Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria attenuata 1864 Sec. Chlorinae Ethiopia to Cameroon and Tanzania SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria boiviniana 1897 SE. Kenya to Tanzania (Pemba, Zanzibar), Comoros, Madagascar
Habenaria bonateoides 2007 Kenya to N. Tanzania
Habenaria bracteosa 1850 Bioko to Ethiopia and Tanzania
Habenaria cavatibrachia 1942 Sec. Multipartitae SE. Ethiopia to Uganda
Habenaria chirensis 1881 Sec. Replicatae Nigeria to Ethiopia and Tanzania
Habenaria cirrhata 1865 Sec. Ceratopetalae Trop. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar
Habenaria cornuta 1837 Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria decorata 1850 Sec. Multipartitae Ethiopia to Uganda
Habenaria distantiflora 1847 Sec. Chlorinae Bioko to Yemen
Habenaria egregia 1949 Sec. Multipartitae Cameroon, SW. Ethiopia, SW. Kenya
Habenaria epipactidea 1867 Sec. Commelynifoliae Ethiopia to S. Africa
Habenaria filicornis 1835 Sec. Pentaceras Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria helicoplectrum 1931 E. Trop. Africa
Habenaria hologlossa 1958 Sec. Chlorinae Kenya, Malawi, Angola
Habenaria holubii 1898 Sec. Ceratopetalae Trop. Africa to Namibia
Habenaria huillensis 1865 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa
Habenaria humilior 1881 Sec. Replicatae Ethiopia to S. Africa
Habenaria ichneumonea 1835 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa to N. Botswana
Habenaria keniensis 1942 Sec. Multipartitae Kenya
Habenaria kilimanjari 1881 Sec. Replicatae Kenya to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria kraenzlinii 2014 Kenya
Habenaria laurentii 1904 Sec. Ceratopetalae Trop. Africa
Habenaria lindblomii 1922 Sec. Diphyllae Kenya to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria macrantha 1850 Sec. Multipartitae NE. Trop. Africa to Uganda, SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria macruroides 1964 Sec. Macrurae WC. & E. Trop. Africa
Habenaria malacophylla 1881 Sec. Pentaceras Trop. & S. Africa, S. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria microsaccus 1909 Sec. Replicatae Uganda to Burundi
Habenaria ndiana 1895 Sec. Replicatae E. Trop. Africa to Malawi
Habenaria njamnjamica 1892 Sec. Pentaceras Central African Rep. to South Sudan and Zambia
Habenaria peristyloides 1840 Sec. Commelynifoliae Nigeria to SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria petitiana 1894 Sec. Pseudoperistylus Cameroon to Eritrea and S. Africa
Habenaria plectromaniaca 1878 Sec. Replicatae E. Trop. Africa
Habenaria praestans 1895 Sec. Multiparitae Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria quartiniana 1840 Sec. Multipartitae Eritrea to Uganda
Habenaria schimperiana 1850 Sec. Replicatae Trop. & S. Africa, Yemen
Habenaria splendens 1895 Ethiopia to Zambia
Habenaria stylites 1878 Sec. Diphyllae E. & S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria subarmata 1881 Sec. Diphyllae Somalia to Namibia
Habenaria thomsonii 1885 Sec. Replicatae Kenya
Habenaria trilobulata 1899 Sec. Diphyllae Kenya to S. Africa
Habenaria tweedieae 1933 Sec. Cultratae SW. Ethiopia to Rwanda
Habenaria vaginata 1840 Sec. Diphyllae Eritrea to Tanzania
Habenaria walleri 1881 Sec. Macrurae Trop. Africa
Habenaria zambesina 1881 Sec. Commelynifoliae Trop. Africa
Holothrix aphylla 1881 Nigeria to Yemen
Holothrix arachnoidea 1881 NE. Trop. Africa to Kenya, SW. Arabian Pen.
Holothrix brongniartiana 1881 Ethiopia to Zambia
Holothrix elgonensis 1932 Mt. Elgon of Uganda and Kenya
Holothrix pentadactyla 1960 Kenya
Holothrix randii 1899 Kenya to Northern Prov. 1
Holothrix schimperi 1881 Ethiopia to Kenya
Jumellea usambarensis 1982 Kenya to N. Mozambique
Jumellea walleri 2000 Kenya to S. Africa 2 8
Kylicanthe rohrii 2018 Null
Liparis bowkeri 1863 Ethiopia to S. Africa
Liparis deistelii 1906 WC. & E. Trop. Africa to W. Ethiopia and Malawi
Liparis nervosa 1830 Sturmia Sec. Liparis Trop. & Subtrop. 15
Microcoelia africana 2007 Kenya
Microcoelia aphylla 1936 Kenya to KwaZulu-Natal, W. Indian Ocean 2
Microcoelia exilis 1830 Kenya to KwaZulu-Natal, S. Madagascar
Microcoelia globulosa 1981 Nigeria to Eritrea and S. Trop. Africa
Microcoelia grahamii 2007 Kenya
Microcoelia koehleri 1943 Nigeria to Kenya and Zambia 1
Microcoelia megalorrhiza 1943 Kenya to Malawi
Microcoelia moreauae 1981 Kenya to Zimbabwe
Microcoelia obovata 1945 Kenya to NE. KwaZulu-Natal
Microcoelia physophora 1943 SE. Kenya to E. Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar), N. & NW. Madagascar 2
Microcoelia smithii 1943 Kenya to Malawi
Microcoelia stolzii 1943 Kenya to S. Trop. Africa 3
Mystacidium kaessnerianum 1915
Nephrangis filiformis 1948 Trop. Africa
Nervilia adolphi 1915 Sec. Linervia Trop. Africa
Nervilia adolphi var. seposita 1971 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Kenya and Zambia
Nervilia bicarinata 1911 Sec. Nervilia Africa, Arabian Pen.
Nervilia kotschyi 1911 Sec. Nervilia Trop. & S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar
Nervilia petraea 1945 Sec. Linervia Trop. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 2
Oberonia disticha 1924 Menophyllum Sec. Adenorhachis Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 3
Oeceoclades decaryana 1976 Kenya to NE. KwaZulu-Natal, Madagascar 1
Oeceoclades maculata 1833 Africa 3 15
Oeceoclades saundersiana 1976 Trop. Africa 1 3
Oeceoclades ugandae 1976 Ivory Coast to SW. Ethiopia and SW. Kenya 3
Platycoryne crocea 1898 Cameroon to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Platycoryne pervillei 1855 Kenya to S. Trop. Africa, NW. Madagascar
Polystachya adansoniae 1865 Trop. Africa
Polystachya albescens 1887 Trop. Africa
Polystachya albescens subsp. kraenzlinii 1958 S. Kenya to Tanzania
Polystachya bella 1960 SW. Kenya 15 2
Polystachya bennettiana 1881 Ivory Coast to Eritrea and Zambia 3
Polystachya bicarinata 1908 Bioko, EC. & E. Trop. Africa 7
Polystachya caespitifica 1895 Kenya to Zimbabwe 3
Polystachya caespitifica subsp. latilabris 1979 E. Trop. Africa 1
Polystachya caloglossa 1881 WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda