Species (329)

Genus - Species - - Year Subgenus Section Subsection Series Distribution #descendants #photos
Aerangis brachycarpa 1894 Eritrea to S. Trop. Africa 2 10
Aerangis calantha 1918 W. Trop. Africa to Angola and Tanzania 5
Aerangis collum-cygni 1927 WC. Trop. Africa to Tanzania and Zambia 3
Aerangis jacksonii 1978 Uganda 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 thomsonii 1918 SW. Ethiopia to E. Trop. Africa 2
Aerangis ugandensis 1931 E. Zaïre to Kenya 3 3
Ancistrochilus rothschildianus 1907 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 2 20
Ancistrorhynchus capitatus 1944 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Ancistrorhynchus clandestinus 1918 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda 6
Ancistrorhynchus metteniae 1944 W. Trop. Africa to S. Ethiopia 2
Ancistrorhynchus ovatus 1944 WC. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda
Ancistrorhynchus recurvus 1907 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda
Ancistrorhynchus tenuicaulis 1954 Gabon to Uganda and Malawi
Angraecopsis elliptica 1951 Liberia to Uganda
Angraecopsis gracillima 1937 Uganda to Zambia
Angraecopsis holochila 1945 Ethiopia to N. Uganda
Angraecopsis macrophylla 1951 Ivory Coast, SW. Uganda, Ethiopis
Angraecum affine 1905 WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Angraecum distichum 1835 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 3 15
Angraecum erectum 1956 Sec. Conchoglossum_old E. Trop. Africa to Zambia 12
Angraecum firthii 1958 Sec. Afrangraecum Cameroon to SW. Kenya
Angraecum infundibulare 1862 Nigeria to SW. Kenya 2 10
Angraecum moandense 1916 Sec. Conchoglossum_old W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 9
Angraecum reygaertii 1916 Sec. Afrangraecum Cameroon to Uganda
Angraecum sacciferum 1837 Sec. Boryangraecum_old São Tomé to Kenya and S. Africa
Ansellia africana 1844 Trop. & S. Africa 22 19
Auxopus macranthus 1952 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bolusiella iridifolia 1918 Trop. Africa, Comoros
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 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
Bulbophyllum apetalum 1862 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum carnosisepalum 1986 Sec. Carnosisepala Liberia to Uganda
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 cocoinum 1837 Sec. Ptiloglossum Trop. Africa 9
Bulbophyllum encephalodes 1951 Sec. Oreonastes Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum falcatum 1861 Sec. Megaclinium W. Trop. Africa to SW. Kenya 1 23
Bulbophyllum falcatum var. bufo 1996 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum josephi 1945 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Bulbophyllum longiflorum 1822 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Uganda to NE. KwaZulu-Natal, W. Indian Ocean, Malesia to Pacific 9 47
Bulbophyllum maximum 1861 Sec. Monanthaparva Trop. Africa 1 19
Bulbophyllum oreonastes 1881 Sec. Oreonastes Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum oxychilum 1905 Sec. Oreonastes W. & WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum pumilum 1830 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
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
Bulbophyllum schimperianum 1902 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum vulcanicum 1914 Sec. Ptiloglossum Zaïre, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda
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
Corymborkis corymbis 1822 Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Cynorkis anacamptoides 1895 Trop. Africa
Cynorkis kassneriana 1914 S. Ethiopia to S. Africa
Cyrtorchis arcuata 1914 Trop. & S. Africa 5 5
Cyrtorchis arcuata subsp. whytei 1960 Trop. Africa 6
Cyrtorchis brownii 1918 Sec. Homocolleticon Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis chailluana 1914 Sec. Cyrtorchis W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 1 1
Cyrtorchis injoloensis 1918 Sec. Homocolleticon WC. & E. Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis monteiroae 1914 Sec. Homocolleticon W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 3
Cyrtorchis praetermissa 1948 Sec. Homocolleticon Uganda to S. Africa 4
Cyrtorchis ringens 1958 Sec. Homocolleticon Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis seretii 1918 WC. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda
Diaphananthe bidens 1914 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 4
Diaphananthe eggelingii 1989 SW. Uganda
Diaphananthe fragrantissima 1918 Cameroon to SW. Ethiopia and NE. KwaZulu-Natal
Diaphananthe lebelii 2018 Null
Diaphananthe lorifolia 1956 Ethiopia to Rwanda and Tanzania
Diaphananthe odoratissima 2012 Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe pellucida 1914 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 1 11
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 eminii 1894 Hircicornes Sec. Hircicornes Rwanda to Zambia
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 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 reichenbachiana 1865 Trop. Africa
Disperis togoensis 1905 Trop. Africa
Eggelingia ligulifolia 1951 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Epipactis africana 1895 SW. Ethiopia to N. Mozambique 1
Epipogium roseum 1857 Trop. Africa to SW. Pacific 12
Eulophia alta 1910 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. Africa, Trop. & Subtrop. America 12
Eulophia angolensis 1958 Trop. & S. Africa
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 cristata 1840 W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia
Eulophia cucullata 1840 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. & S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar 1
Eulophia euglossa 1866 W. Trop. Africa to W. Ethiopia and Angola 2 14
Eulophia eustachya 1988 Ethiopia to Zimbabwe
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 kyimbilae 1915 W. Ethiopia to Botswana
Eulophia latilabris 1936 Nigeria to Sudan and Bortswana
Eulophia leonensis 1897 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
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 montis-elgonis 1932 S. Sudan to Tanzania
Eulophia odontoglossa 1846 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia orthoplectra 1939 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. Africa
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 stenoplectra 1958 Ghana, South Sudan, Uganda
Eulophia streptopetala 1826 Eritrea to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 3 1
Eulophia streptopetala var. stenophylla 1989 E. Trop. Africa
Eulophia subulata 1895 E. Trop. Africa to Angola
Eulophia taitensis 1977 E. Trop. Africa
Eurychone rothschildiana 1918 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 9 21
Graphorkis lurida 1891 Trop. Africa
Habenaria attenuata 1864 Sec. Chlorinae Ethiopia to Cameroon and Tanzania SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria bequaertii 1953 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Habenaria bracteosa 1850 Bioko to Ethiopia and Tanzania
Habenaria buettneriana 1892 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
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 coeloglossoides 1942 Sec. Commelynifoliae E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Habenaria cornuta 1837 Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria cornutella 1938 Sec. Replicatae WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Habenaria decorata 1850 Sec. Multipartitae Ethiopia to Uganda
Habenaria distantiflora 1847 Sec. Chlorinae Bioko to Yemen
Habenaria dregeana 1840 Sec. Diphyllae Uganda to S. Africa
Habenaria epipactidea 1867 Sec. Commelynifoliae Ethiopia to S. Africa
Habenaria filicornis 1835 Sec. Pentaceras Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria genuflexa 1895 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa
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 longirostris 1932 Sec. Trachypetalae W. Trop. Africa to W. Ethiopia
Habenaria macrandra 1862 Sec. Podrandria Trop. Africa
Habenaria macrantha 1850 Sec. Multipartitae NE. Trop. Africa to Uganda, SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria macrura 1892 Sec. Diphyllae Nigeria to Sudan and S. Trop. Africa
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 myodes 1962 Sec. Replicatae Uganda to Zimbabwe, Arabian Pen.
Habenaria myodes subsp. latipetala 1962 SW. Uganda
Habenaria ndiana 1895 Sec. Replicatae E. Trop. Africa to Malawi
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 praestans 1895 Sec. Multiparitae Ethiopia to S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria procera 1835 Sec. Commelynifoliae Trop. Africa
Habenaria quartiniana 1840 Sec. Multipartitae Eritrea to Uganda
Habenaria schimperiana 1850 Sec. Replicatae Trop. & S. Africa, Yemen
Habenaria snowdenii 1931 Zaïre to Uganda
Habenaria splendens 1895 Ethiopia to Zambia
Habenaria tweedieae 1933 Sec. Cultratae SW. Ethiopia to Rwanda
Habenaria ugandensis 1962 Sec. Replicatae Uganda
Habenaria walleri 1881 Sec. Macrurae 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
Holothrix brongniartiana 1881 Ethiopia to Zambia
Holothrix elgonensis 1932 Mt. Elgon of Uganda and Kenya
Holothrix squammata 1881 Ethiopia to Uganda
Kylicanthe bueae 2018 Null
Kylicanthe rohrii 2018 Null
Liparis bowkeri 1863 Ethiopia to S. Africa
Liparis caillei 1909 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Liparis cespitosa 1825 Tanzania to Mozambique and S. Pacific 12
Liparis deistelii 1906 WC. & E. Trop. Africa to W. Ethiopia and Malawi
Liparis epiphytica 1905 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Liparis nervosa 1830 Sturmia Sec. Liparis Trop. & Subtrop. 15
Liparis platyglossa 1906 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Liparis tridens 1900 Trop. Africa
Malaxis prorepens 1934 Trop. Africa
Manniella gustavi 1881 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania
Microcoelia aphylla 1936 Kenya to KwaZulu-Natal, W. Indian Ocean 2
Microcoelia bulbocalcarata 1981 Príncipe to Gabon, SW. Uganda to W. Rwanda
Microcoelia caespitosa 1936 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Microcoelia exilis 1830 Kenya to KwaZulu-Natal, S. Madagascar
Microcoelia globulosa 1981 Nigeria to Eritrea and S. Trop. Africa
Microcoelia koehleri 1943 Nigeria to Kenya and Zambia 1
Microcoelia konduensis 1943 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Microcoelia macrorhynchia 1936 Trop. Africa
Microcoelia microglossa 1936 Nigeria to Uganda
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 latifolia 1976 São Tomé
Oeceoclades lubbersiana 1976 E. Zaïre to Uganda
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
Phaius occidentalis 1903 Uganda to WC. & S. Trop. Africa
Platycoryne crocea 1898 Cameroon to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Platylepis glandulosa 1876 Trop. & S. Africa
Podangis dactyloceras 1918 W. Trop. Africa to Angola and Tanzania 14
Polystachya aconitiflora 1942 E. Zaïre to SW. Uganda
Polystachya adansoniae 1865 Trop. Africa