Oeceoclades pandurata (Rolfe) Garay & P. Taylor

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Synonyms: Eulophia pandurata Rolfe
Eulophidium panduratum (Rolfe) Summerh.
Lissochilus panduratus (Rolfe) Perrier
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Status: Native
Terrestrial herb, growing from narrowly conical pseudobulbs. Leaves 2, 4-6 cm long, oblong; petiole up to 2 cm long. Inflorescence up to 12 cm long, 5-15 flowered. Flowers pale pinkish-white. Lip 3-lobed in the apical half; midlobe, c. 5 × 5 mm, almost round, striped with purple. Spur 3-4 mm long, subcylindric.
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Habitat: Occurring in shade in riverine forest.
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Flowering time:Feb - Mar
Worldwide distribution: Zimbabwe and Madagascar
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Garay, L.A. & Taylor, P. (1976). Botanical Museum Leaflets Harvard University 24(9) Page 268.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1998). Orchidaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 11(2) Page 542.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 97.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Oeceoclades pandurata.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=119830, retrieved 6 December 2023

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