Eggelingia clavata Summerh.

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Synonyms: Eggelingia sp. Morris No. 155. of Morris, Epiphyt. Orch. Malawi: 112 (1970).
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Status: Native
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Habitat: On trunks and branches in evergreen forest.
Altitude range: 900 - 1350 m
Flowering time:Jan - Feb
Worldwide distribution: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Gabon, DRC and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: S
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La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Pages 425 - 427. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1983). Malawi Orchids Volume 1 Epiphytic Orchids National Fauna Preservation Society of Malawi Page 77. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Page 276. (Includes a picture).

Morris, B. (1970). Epiphytic Orchids of Malawi The Society of Malawi Page 112. as Eggelingia sp. Morris No. 155.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eggelingia clavata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Eggelingia clavata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eggelingia clavata
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eggelingia clavata
JSTOR Plant Science: Eggelingia clavata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eggelingia clavata
Plants of the World Online: Eggelingia clavata
Tropicos: Eggelingia clavata
Wikipedia: Eggelingia clavata

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: Eggelingia clavata., retrieved 13 April 2024

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