AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Satyrium amoenum var. tsaratananae H.Perrier ex Hermans, Orchids Madagascar, ed. 2: 289 (2007).
Heterotypic Synonyms:

Satyrium amoenum var. tsaratananae H.Perrier, in Fl. Madag. 49(1): 168 (1939), nom. inval.
Descriptions:

Plants with the look and inflorescence of the type, hit the flowers being smaller (sepals and petals 4 mm, spur 12 mm), sepals not apiculate, the median 3 veined, petals 1 veined and the pedicel longer (10 mm).
Habitat:

In ericoid bushes, from 2400 m alt., are flowering in April.
Distribution:

N. Madagascar