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Epiphytic or lithophytic herbs. Pseudobulbs 0. Leaves distichous, fleshy or coriaceous, unequally and obtusely 2-lobed at apex. Flowers white, stellate, waxy, turning yellow with age. Sepals and petals free, ± similar, usually recurved towards apex. Lip similar, entire, spurred at base.
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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. and Ballings, P. (2002-2014). Cyrtorchis Flora of Zimbabwe website. Accessed 28 August 2014 at http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=444
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Cyrtorchis

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Photo of Cyrtorchis praetermissa summerh growing on a rock at the foot of the Mulanje Massif in Malawi

Cyrtorchis is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. It contains 18 currently accepted species (June 2014), all native to Africa.[1]

  1. Cyrtorchis acuminata (Rolfe) Schltr.
  2. Cyrtorchis arcuata (Lindl.) Schltr.
  3. Cyrtorchis aschersonii (Kraenzl.) Schltr.
  4. Cyrtorchis brownii (Rolfe) Schltr.
  5. Cyrtorchis chailluana (Hook.f.) Schltr.
  6. Cyrtorchis crassifolia Schltr. in R.E.Fries
  7. Cyrtorchis erythraeae (Rolfe) Schltr.
  8. Cyrtorchis glaucifolia Summerh.
  9. Cyrtorchis guillaumetii (Pérez-Vera) R.Rice
  10. Cyrtorchis hamata (Rolfe) Schltr.
  11. Cyrtorchis henriquesiana (Ridl.) Schltr.
  12. Cyrtorchis injoloensis (De Wild.) Schltr.
  13. Cyrtorchis letouzeyi Szlach. & Olszewski
  14. Cyrtorchis monteiroae (Rchb.f.) Schltr.
  15. Cyrtorchis neglecta Summerh.
  16. Cyrtorchis praetermissa Summerh.
  17. Cyrtorchis ringens (Rchb.f.) Summerh
  18. Cyrtorchis seretii (De Wild.) Schltr.

See also

References

  • Schlechter, F.R.R. (1914) Die Orchideen 595.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P., Chase, M.W. & Rasmussen, F.N. (Eds) (2014) Genera Orchidacearum Volume 6: Epidendroideae (Part 3); page 379 ff., Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-964651-7
  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart

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Cyrtorchis: Brief Summary

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" Photo of Cyrtorchis praetermissa summerh growing on a rock at the foot of the Mulanje Massif in Malawi

Cyrtorchis is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. It contains 18 currently accepted species (June 2014), all native to Africa.

Cyrtorchis acuminata (Rolfe) Schltr. Cyrtorchis arcuata (Lindl.) Schltr. Cyrtorchis aschersonii (Kraenzl.) Schltr. Cyrtorchis brownii (Rolfe) Schltr. Cyrtorchis chailluana (Hook.f.) Schltr. Cyrtorchis crassifolia Schltr. in R.E.Fries Cyrtorchis erythraeae (Rolfe) Schltr. Cyrtorchis glaucifolia Summerh. Cyrtorchis guillaumetii (Pérez-Vera) R.Rice Cyrtorchis hamata (Rolfe) Schltr. Cyrtorchis henriquesiana (Ridl.) Schltr. Cyrtorchis injoloensis (De Wild.) Schltr. Cyrtorchis letouzeyi Szlach. & Olszewski Cyrtorchis monteiroae (Rchb.f.) Schltr. Cyrtorchis neglecta Summerh. Cyrtorchis praetermissa Summerh. Cyrtorchis ringens (Rchb.f.) Summerh Cyrtorchis seretii (De Wild.) Schltr.
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