Species (410)

Genus - Species - - Year Subgenus Section Subsection Series Distribution #descendants #photos
Aerangis biloba 1915 W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon 8 15
Aerangis calantha 1918 W. Trop. Africa to Angola and Tanzania 5
Aerangis gravenreuthii 1918 Bioko, Nigeria to Cameroon, Tanzania (Uluguru Mts.)
Aerangis kotschyana 1918 Trop. Africa to KwaZulu-Natal 18 11
Afropectinariella pungens 2018 SE. Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa 6
Afropectinariella subulata 2018 Null 10
Ancistrochilus rothschildianus 1907 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 2 20
Ancistrochilus thomsonianus 1897 S. Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa 2 3
Ancistrorhynchus akeassiae 2003 W. Trop. Africa
Ancistrorhynchus capitatus 1944 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Ancistrorhynchus cephalotes 1944 W. Trop. Africa
Ancistrorhynchus clandestinus 1918 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda 6
Ancistrorhynchus metteniae 1944 W. Trop. Africa to S. Ethiopia 2
Ancistrorhynchus recurvus 1907 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Uganda
Ancistrorhynchus schumannii 1948 S. Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa
Ancistrorhynchus serratus 1966 Bioko, S. Nigeria to Congo
Ancistrorhynchus straussii 1918 Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa
Angraecopsis elliptica 1951 Liberia to Uganda
Angraecopsis ischnopus 1914 W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon, Bioko
Angraecopsis macrophylla 1951 Ivory Coast, SW. Uganda, Ethiopis
Angraecopsis parviflora 1914 Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Tanzania to S. Trop. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 2
Angraecopsis tridens 1918 Guinea, Bioko, SW. Cameroon
Angraecum angustipetalum 1913 Sec. Conchoglossum_old W. & WC. Trop. Africa to Malawi
Angraecum angustum 1936 Sec. Afrangraecum S. Nigeria to Cameroon
Angraecum aporoides 1964 Sec. Dolabrifolia Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa 2
Angraecum bancoense 1980 Sec. Dolabrifolia Liberia to WC. Trop. Africa 1
Angraecum birrimense 1914 Sec. Arachnangraecum_old W. & WC. Trop. Africa 3
Angraecum claessensii 1916 Sec. Afrangraecum W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Angraecum distichum 1835 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 3 15
Angraecum egertonii 1913 Sec. Conchoglossum_old S. Nigeria to Gabon
Angraecum eichlerianum 1882 Sec. Arachnangraecum_old Nigeria to Angola 8 10
Angraecum infundibulare 1862 Nigeria to SW. Kenya 2 10
Angraecum lisowskianum 2001 Nigeria to Equatorial Guinea
Angraecum moandense 1916 Sec. Conchoglossum_old W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 9
Angraecum modicum 1958 Liberia
Angraecum multinominatum 1913 Sec. Afrangraecum W. Trop. Africa to Gabon
Angraecum podochiloides 1906 Sec. Dolabrifolia W. & WC. Trop. Africa 1 3
Angraecum pyriforme 1936 W. Trop. Africa 2
Ansellia africana 1844 Trop. & S. Africa 22 19
Auxopus kamerunensis 1905 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Auxopus macranthus 1952 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bolusiella iridifolia 1918 Trop. Africa, Comoros
Bolusiella maudiae 1918 Trop. & S. Africa
Bolusiella talbotii 1936 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania
Bolusiella zenkeri 1918 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis buchananii 1898 Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis conica 1955 Guinea, Nigeria to Northern Prov.
Brachycorythis kalbreyeri 1878 W. Trop. Africa to Kenya and Zambia 3
Brachycorythis macrantha 1955 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis ovata 1838 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis ovata subsp. schweinfurthii 1955 W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Tanzania
Brachycorythis paucifolia 1948 Guinea to Ivory Coast
Brachycorythis pleistophylla 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Brachycorythis pubescens 1860 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis pumilio 1882 W. Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis sceptrum 1921 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Brachycorythis tenuior 1865 Trop. & S. Africa
Bulbophyllum acutebracteatum 1921 Sec. Megaclinium W. & WC. Trop. Africa 6
Bulbophyllum apertiflorum 2018 Null
Bulbophyllum apetalum 1862 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum barbigerum 1837 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. & WC. Trop. Africa 21
Bulbophyllum bidenticulatum 1984 Sec. Bifarium W. Trop. Africa to Kenya
Bulbophyllum calvum 1966 Sec. Ptiloglossum Nigeria to Cameroon
Bulbophyllum calyptratum 1895 Sec. Megaclinium W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum calyptratum var. graminifolium 1986 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum calyptratum var. lucifugum 1987 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum carnosisepalum 1986 Sec. Carnosisepala Liberia to Uganda
Bulbophyllum cochleatum 1862 Trop. Africa 1
Bulbophyllum cochleatum var. tenuicaule 1986 Nigeria to Kenya
Bulbophyllum cochleatum var. cochleatum Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum cocoinum 1837 Sec. Ptiloglossum Trop. Africa 9
Bulbophyllum colubrinum 1861 Sec. Megaclinium W. Trop. Africa to Angola
Bulbophyllum comatum 1862 Sec. Comata W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum comatum var. inflatum 1986 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum danii 2003 Ivory Coast
Bulbophyllum denticulatum 1891 Sierra Leone to Cameroon
Bulbophyllum dolabriforme 1987 Nigeria
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 falcatum var. velutinum 1992 Sec. Bifalcula W. & WC. Trop. Africa 24
Bulbophyllum falcipetalum 1862 Sec. Megaclinium W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum fuscum 1839 Sec. Ptiloglossum Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum fuscum var. melinostachyum 1986 Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum imbricatum 1841 Sec. Megaclinium W. & WC. Trop. Africa 3
Bulbophyllum intertextum 1862 Sec. Ptiloglossum Trop. Africa, Madagascar, Seychelles
Bulbophyllum ivorense 1975 Sec. Altisceptrum W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum josephi 1945 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Zimbabwe
Bulbophyllum josephi var. mahonii 1986 W. Trop. Africa to Malawi
Bulbophyllum leucorhachis 1905 W. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum lupulinum 1862 Sec. Oreonastes W. Trop. Africa to Ethiopia and Zambia 1
Bulbophyllum magnibracteatum 1935 Sec. Megaclinium W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum maximum 1861 Sec. Monanthaparva Trop. Africa 1 19
Bulbophyllum nigericum 1962 Sec. Ptiloglossum Ivory Coast to SW. Cameroon
Bulbophyllum nigritianum 1913 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum oreonastes 1881 Sec. Oreonastes Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum oxychilum 1905 Sec. Oreonastes W. & WC. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum parvum 1957 Sierra Leone
Bulbophyllum pipio 1876 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon
Bulbophyllum porphyrostachys 1951 Sec. Lupulina Nigeria to NE. Angola
Bulbophyllum pumilum 1830 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum purpureorhachis 1914 Sec. Megaclinium Liberia to Ivory Coast, WC. Trop. Africa 1 16
Bulbophyllum resupinatum 1887 Sec. Megaclinium W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum resupinatum var. filiforme 1986 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum saltatorium 1837 Sec. Lupulina Trop. Africa 6
Bulbophyllum saltatorium var. albociliatum 1986 W. Trop. Africa to SW. Kenya and Angola 15
Bulbophyllum saltatorium var. calamarium 1986 Sierra Leone to Angola
Bulbophyllum sandersonii 1878 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 4
Bulbophyllum sandersonii subsp. stenopetalum 1986 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum scaberulum 1889 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 1 5
Bulbophyllum scaberulum var. fuerstenbergianum 1986 Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum scariosum 1953 W. & WC. Trop. Africa 1
Bulbophyllum schimperianum 1902 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Bulbophyllum schinzianum 1899 Sec. Ptiloglossum W. & WC. Trop. Africa 5
Bulbophyllum schinzianum var. irigaleae 1987 W. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum schinzianum var. phaeopogon 1986 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Bulbophyllum summerhayesianum 2018 Null
Bulbophyllum tetragonum 1830 Sec. Lupulina W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Calanthe sylvatica 1833 Calanthe Sec. Calanthe Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 15 19
Calyptrochilum christyanum 1936 Brazil (SE. Bahia), Trop. Africa
Calyptrochilum emarginatum 1918 W. Trop. Africa to Angola
Chauliodon deflexicalcaratum 1979 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Cheirostylis divina 1953 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Cheirostylis lepida 1897 Trop. Africa
Corymborkis corymbis 1822 Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Cynorkis anacamptoides 1895 Trop. Africa
Cynorkis debilis 1933 Nigeria to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis arcuata 1914 Trop. & S. Africa 5 5
Cyrtorchis arcuata subsp. whytei 1960 Trop. Africa 6
Cyrtorchis aschersonii 1918 Sec. Cyrtorchis W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis brownii 1918 Sec. Homocolleticon Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis chailluana 1914 Sec. Cyrtorchis W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 1 1
Cyrtorchis crassifolia 1916 Sec. Homocolleticon Guinea, C. & E. Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis guillaumetii 2005 Ivory Coast
Cyrtorchis hamata 1914 Sec. Cyrtorchis W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Cyrtorchis henriquesiana 1918 Príncipe to Gabon
Cyrtorchis monteiroae 1914 Sec. Homocolleticon W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 3
Cyrtorchis ringens 1958 Sec. Homocolleticon Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe bidens 1914 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda and Angola 4
Diaphananthe dorotheae 1949 S. Nigeria
Diaphananthe ichneumonea 2012 W. Trop. Africa to Gabon
Diaphananthe lanceolata 2012 Ivory Coast to WC. Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe lecomtei var. tenuicalcar 2012 Ivory Coast to Gabon
Diaphananthe lecomtei 2012 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe letouzeyi 2012 W. Trop. Africa to W. Cameroon
Diaphananthe odoratissima 2012 Trop. Africa
Diaphananthe pellucida 1914 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 1 11
Diaphananthe plehniana 1918 Ivory Coast to Gabon
Diaphananthe sarcorhynchoides 1974 Liberia to Ghana, Gabon
Diaphananthe spiralis 2012 S. Nigeria to SW. Cameroon
Diaphananthe suborbicularis 1958 Ghana
Diaphananthe vesicata 2012 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania 2
Diceratostele gabonensis 1938 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Didymoplexis africana 1952 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania
Dinklageella liberica 1934 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Dinklageella minor 1960 W. Trop. Africa
Disa equestris 1865 Sec. Stenocarpa Trop. Africa
Disa erubescens 1895 Sec. Micranthe Trop. Africa
Disa hircicornis 1881 Sec. Micranthae Trop. & S. Africa 1
Disa nigerica 1914 Nigeria to Zaïre
Disa perplexa 1981 Sec. Micranthae Nigeria, Kenya to S. Africa
Disa welwitschii 1865 Sec. Micranthe Trop. & S. Africa
Disa welwitschii subsp. occultans 1981 Trop. Africa
Disperis anthoceros 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Disperis johnstonii 1898 Trop. & S. Africa
Disperis thomensis 1937 Trop. Africa
Disperis togoensis 1905 Trop. Africa
Eggelingia clavata 1951 W. Trop. Africa to Malawi
Epipogium roseum 1857 Trop. Africa to SW. Pacific 12
Eulophia adenoglossa 1878 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia alta 1910 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. Africa, Trop. & Subtrop. America 12
Eulophia angolensis 1958 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia barteri 1936 W. Trop. Africa to Central African Rep.
Eulophia bouliawongo 1966 Nigeria to Angola 2
Eulophia brevipetala 1897 W. Trop. Africa
Eulophia buettneri 1936 W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon
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 flavopurpurea 1897 Trop. Africa 1
Eulophia galeoloides 1898 Ghana to South Sudan and Malawi
Eulophia gracilis 1823 W. Trop. Africa to Angola
Eulophia guineensis 1823 Sec. Eulophia Cape Verde, Trop. Africa to Botswana, Arabian Pen. 7 12
Eulophia horsfallii 1936 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia juncifolia 1958 W. Trop. Africa to Chad
Eulophia latilabris 1936 Nigeria to Sudan and Bortswana
Eulophia leonensis 1897 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Eulophia mechowii 1894 Sec. Orthochilus Nigeria to W. Ethiopia and S. Africa
Eulophia milnei 1881 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia monile 1867 Ivory Coast, Central African Rep. to Tanzania and S. Trop. Africa
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 penduliflora 1901 Trop. Africa
Eulophia pyrophila 1948 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. Africa
Eulophia ramifera 1958 W. Trop. Africa
Eulophia schweinfurthii 1893 Sec. Lissochilus Ivory Coast, Ethiopia to Northern Prov.
Eulophia sordida 1902 W. Trop. Africa to Congo
Eulophia stachyodes 1878 Nigeria to Ethiopia and S. Trop. Africa
Eulophia stenoplectra 1958 Ghana, South Sudan, Uganda
Eurychone galeandrae 1918 Ivory Coast to Angola 5 7
Eurychone rothschildiana 1918 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda 9 21
Genyorchis apertiflora 1957 S. Nigeria
Genyorchis summerhayesiana 2001 Nigeria
Graphorkis lurida 1891 Trop. Africa
Habenaria angustissima 1933 SE. Senegal to Guinea
Habenaria armatissima 1881 Sec. Diphyllae Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria barrina 1887 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Habenaria bongensium 1878 SE. Senegal to Sudan
Habenaria buettneriana 1892 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
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 cornuta 1837 Trop. & S. Africa
Habenaria dalzielii 1932 W. Trop. Africa
Habenaria dinklagei 1914 W. Trop. Africa
Habenaria engleriana 1893 W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon
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 ichneumonea 1835 Sec. Replicatae Trop. Africa to N. Botswana
Habenaria jacobii 1935 Sierra Leone to Guinea
Habenaria jaegeri 1948 Sierra Leone to Guinea
Habenaria keayi 1951 Togo to Cameroon, S. Ethiopia to S. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria laurentii 1904 Sec. Ceratopetalae Trop. Africa
Habenaria lecardii 1892 W. Trop. Africa to Congo
Habenaria lelyi 1932 Sec. Diphyllae W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Habenaria leonensis 1894 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Habenaria linguiformis 1932 Nigeria
Habenaria longirostris 1932 Sec. Trachypetalae W. Trop. Africa to W. Ethiopia
Habenaria macrandra 1862 Sec. Podrandria Trop. Africa
Habenaria macrura 1892 Sec. Diphyllae Nigeria to Sudan and S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria malacophylla 1881 Sec. Pentaceras Trop. & S. Africa, S. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria mannii 1864 Sec. Multipartitae Nigeria to Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is.
Habenaria nigerica 1954 SE. Senegal, Togo, Nigeria
Habenaria nigrescens 1966 Nigeria to Cameroon
Habenaria occidentalis 1933 W. Trop. Africa to Chad
Habenaria papyracea 1915 Sec. Pentaceras Nigeria to South Sudan and S. Trop. Africa
Habenaria parva 1938 Sec. Habenariae W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon
Habenaria pauper 1932 Guinea, Nigeria to Tanzania
Habenaria peristyloides 1840 Sec. Commelynifoliae Nigeria to SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria phylacocheira 1932 Nigeria
Habenaria physuriformis 1909 Sec. Commelynifoliae W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Habenaria prionocraspedon 1932 S. Nigeria
Habenaria procera 1835 Sec. Commelynifoliae Trop. Africa
Habenaria sanfordiana 1998 Ivory Coast to WC. Trop. Africa
Habenaria schimperiana 1850 Sec. Replicatae Trop. & S. Africa, Yemen
Habenaria stenochila 1862 Guinea, Príncipe to Chad
Habenaria tisserantii 1998 Guinea, Central African Rep.
Habenaria vogelii 1886
Habenaria walleri 1881 Sec. Macrurae Trop. Africa
Habenaria weileriana 1906 Nigeria to Gabon
Habenaria zambesina 1881 Sec. Commelynifoliae Trop. Africa
Hetaeria heterosepala 1934 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania, N. Madagascar
Hetaeria occidentalis 1934 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Hetaeria tetraptera 1934 Nigeria to WC. Trop. Africa
Holothrix aphylla 1881 Nigeria to Yemen
Kylicanthe bueae 2018 Null
Kylicanthe perezverae 2018 Null
Kylicanthe rohrii 2018 Null
Liparis caillei 1909 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Liparis epiphytica 1905 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Liparis goodyeroides 1906 Liberia, São Tomé, Príncipe, SW. Cameroon
Liparis nervosa 1830 Sturmia Sec. Liparis Trop. & Subtrop. 15
Liparis platyglossa 1906 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
Liparis rufina 1897 Sturmia Sec. Liparis Trop. Africa, C. Madagascar
Liparis suborbicularis 1934 S. Nigeria to Cameroon
Liparis tridens 1900 Trop. Africa
Listrostachys pertusa 1852 W. & WC. Trop. Africa
Malaxis chevalieri 1934 W. Trop. Africa to Central African Rep.
Malaxis katangensis 1951 Trop. Africa
Malaxis maclaudii 1934 W. Trop. Africa to South Sudan and Zambia
Malaxis melanotoessa 1934 Liberia
Malaxis prorepens 1934 Trop. Africa
Manniella gustavi 1881 W. Trop. Africa to Tanzania
Microcoelia caespitosa 1936 W. Trop. Africa to Uganda
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