Chamaeangis odoratissima (Rchb. f.) Schltr.

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Habitat: In evergreen riverine forest.
Altitude range: 1200 - 1300 m
Flowering time:Feb - Mar
Worldwide distribution: Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, CAR, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N
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La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Pages 407 - 409. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1983). Malawi Orchids Volume 1 Epiphytic Orchids National Fauna Preservation Society of Malawi Pages 61 - 62. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 262. (Includes a picture).

Stewart, J. & Campbell, B. (1996). Orchids of Kenya Timber Press Inc, Portland Oregon, USA ISBN0-88192-357-5 Pages 34 - 35. (Includes a picture).

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Chamaeangis odoratissima., retrieved 17 April 2024

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