Tridactyle citrina P.J. Cribb

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia.
Malawi distribution: N
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 336. (Includes a picture).

Cribb, P.J. (1977). New orchids from South Central Africa Kew Bulletin 32(1) Pages 181 - 183. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Page 454.

La Croix, I. et al. (1983). Malawi Orchids Volume 1 Epiphytic Orchids National Fauna Preservation Society of Malawi Pages 136 - 137. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 290. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Zambia: Tridactyle citrina

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Tridactyle citrina
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Tridactyle citrina
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Tridactyle citrina
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Tridactyle citrina
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Tridactyle citrina
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Tridactyle citrina
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Tridactyle citrina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Tridactyle citrina
Ispot Southern Africa: Tridactyle citrina
JSTOR Plant Science: Tridactyle citrina
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Tridactyle citrina
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Tridactyle citrina
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Tridactyle citrina
The Plant List (version 1.1): Tridactyle citrina
Tropicos: Tridactyle citrina

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: Tridactyle citrina., retrieved 22 July 2019

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