AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Habenaria section Chlorinae Kraenzl. in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 16: 56, 156 (1892).
Description:

Petals entire; lip usually trilobed but sometimes entire. Slender plants with small, green flowers and leafy stems.

Type species: Habenaria chlorina Par. & Rchb.f. (Burma).
Species:

Habenaria arenaria Lindl. Mozambique to S. Africa.
Habenaria attenuata Hook.f. Ethiopia to Cameroon and Tanzania SW. Arabian Pen.
Habenaria bicolor Conrath & Kraenzl. Zimbabwe, Gauteng
Habenaria caffra Schltr. Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Habenaria distantiflora A.Rich. Bioko to Yemen.
Habenaria falcicornis (Lindl.) Bolus Zimbabwe to S. Africa.
Habenaria filicornis Lindl. Trop. & S. Africa.
Habenaria hologlossa Summerh. Kenya, Malawi, Angola
Habenaria kornasiana Szlach. S. Zaïre.
Habenaria xanthochlora Schltr. SW. Tanzania to Zambia.

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 18/09/2019