Cynorkis anacamptoides Kraenzl.
var. ecalcarata P.J. Cribb

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Status: Native
Description:
See var. anacamptoides for general details. This variety is distinguished by not having a spur.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: anacamptoides: resembling Anacamptis, a European genus of ground orchids.
ecalcarata: without a spur.
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Worldwide distribution: Only found on the Nyika Plateau in Malawi and Zambia.
Malawi distribution: N
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Literature:

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 318.

Cribb, P.J. (1977). New orchids from South Central Africa Kew Bulletin 32(1) Pages 137 - 138. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Pages 51 - 52.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 45. (Includes a picture).

Willis, C.K., Burrows, J.E., Fish, L., Phiri, P.S.M., Chikuni, A.C. & Golding, J. (2001). Developing a greater understanding of the flora of the Nyika Syst. Geogr. Pl. 71(2) Page 999.

Other sources of information about Cynorkis anacamptoides var. ecalcarata:

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Flora of Zambia: Cynorkis anacamptoides var. ecalcarata

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


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: Cynorkis anacamptoides var. ecalcarata.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=218280, retrieved 21 June 2019

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