Habenaria hirsutissima Summerh.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: Only known from northern Mozambique.
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Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 129.

Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 78.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Pages 140 - 141. (Includes a picture).

Schelpe, E.A.C.L.E. (1976). A Provisional Checklist of the Orchidaceae of Mozambique South African Journal of Botany 42(4) Page 390.

Summerhayes, V.S. (1964). African orchids XXIX Kew Bulletin 17(3) Pages 521 - 523. Protologue (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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: Habenaria hirsutissima.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=180800, retrieved 21 September 2023

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