Satyrium confusum Summerh.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Open grassland and seasonal vleis.
Altitude range: Up to 1200 m
Flowering time:Feb
Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and Malawi
Malawi distribution: C,S
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La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Pages 213 - 214. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 141.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Satyrium confusum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Satyrium confusum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Satyrium confusum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Satyrium confusum
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iNaturalist: Satyrium confusum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Satyrium confusum
JSTOR Plant Science: Satyrium confusum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Satyrium confusum
Plants of the World Online: Satyrium confusum
Tropicos: Satyrium confusum
Wikipedia: Satyrium confusum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Satyrium confusum., retrieved 8 December 2023

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