AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Oeceoclades lubbersiana (De Wild. & Laurent) Garay & P.Taylor, Bot. Mus. Leafl. 24: 265 (1976).
Homotypic Synonyms:
Eulophia lubbersiana De Wild. & Laurent, Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique, Compt.-Rend. 38: 135 (1899).
Eulophidium lubbersianum (De Wild. & Laurent) Summerh., Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 27: 397 (1957).
Description:
Vegetatively the plants of this species are very similar to Oeceoclades atrovirens. The shape of the lip which is wider than long, however, is unique in the relationship to which also Oeceoclades latifolia and Oeceoclades pandurata belong.
Habitat:
Distribution:
E. Zaïre to Uganda