Aerangis alcicornis (Rchb. f.) Garay

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La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Page 382.

La Croix, I. et al. (1983). Malawi Orchids Volume 1 Epiphytic Orchids National Fauna Preservation Society of Malawi Page 16.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 245.

Stewart, J. (1979). A Revision of the African Species of Aerangis (Orchidaceae) Kew Bulletin 34(2) Pages 307 - 309. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Aerangis alcicornis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aerangis alcicornis
African Plant Database: Aerangis alcicornis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aerangis alcicornis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aerangis alcicornis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Aerangis alcicornis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Aerangis alcicornis
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JSTOR Plant Science: Aerangis alcicornis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Aerangis alcicornis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Aerangis alcicornis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aerangis alcicornis
Plants of the World Online: Aerangis alcicornis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Aerangis alcicornis
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Wikipedia: Aerangis alcicornis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Aerangis alcicornis., retrieved 26 August 2019

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