AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Tridactyle Group 2.
Description:
Inflorescences short to medium sized, 1—4 cm long, bearing 3—8 flowers, sometimes more.
Species:

Tridactyle brevifolia Mansf. Tanzania (Nguru Mts., Uluguru Mts.).
Tridactyle cruciformis Summerh. Kenya to NE. Tanzania.
Tridactyle fusifera Mansf. W. Trop. Africa to Cameroon.
Tridactyle inaequilonga (De Wild.) Schltr. Tanzania to Zimbabwe.
Tridactyle lisowskii (Szlach.) Szlach. & Olszewski WC. Trop. Africa.
Tridactyle phaeocephala Summerh. E. Tanzania.
Tridactyle stipulata (De Wild.) Schltr. C. Zaïre.
Tridactyle thomensis P.J.Cribb & Stévart São Tomé.
Tridactyle trimikeorum Dare Zimbabwe.
Tridactyle verrucosa P.J.Cribb S. Tanzania to Malawi.
Tridactyle virginea P.J.Cribb & la Croix S. Tanzania to Malawi.

References:
World Checklist of Monocotyledons. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/monocots/ accessed 21.03.2017