AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Stichorkis Thouars, Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1: 318 (1822).
Synonyms:
Cestichis Thouars ex Pfitzer, Entwurf. Anordn. Orch.: 56 (1887).
Distichis Thouars ex Lindl., Veg. Kingd., ed. 2: 181 (1847), nom. nud.
Disticholiparis Marg. & Szlach., Orchidee (Hamburg) 55: 175 (2004), nom. superfl.
Description:
Distribution:
W. Indian Ocean, Trop. & Subtrop. Asia to SW. Pacific
Species:

World Checklist of Monocotyledons. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/monocots/ accessed1/20/2010
Bibliography and References:
Kowalkowska A, Margonska HB. 2009 Diversity of labellar micromorphological structures in selected species of Malaxidinae (Orchidales). Acta Soc. Bot. Pol. 78. 141-150.