Species (534)

Genus - Species - - Year Subgenus Section Subsection Series Distribution #descendants #photos
Acampe pachyglossa 1881 S. Somalia to S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Acrolophia bolusii 1911 SW. Cape Prov.
Acrolophia capensis 1932 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Acrolophia cochlearis 1894 SW. & S. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal
Acrolophia lamellata 1887 SW. Cape Prov.
Acrolophia lunata 1894 S. Cape Prov.
Acrolophia micrantha 1887 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Acrolophia ustulata 1894 SW. Cape Prov.
Aerangis kirkii 1918 Kenya to S. Africa 2
Aerangis kotschyana 1918 Trop. Africa to KwaZulu-Natal 18 11
Aerangis mystacidii 1917 SW. Tanzania to S. Africa 9 23
Aerangis somalensis 1918 SW. Ethiopia to Northern Prov. 6 2
Aerangis verdickii 1918 Rwanda to S. Trop. Africa and Northern Prov. 5 9
Angraecum chamaeanthus 1915 Sec. Nana_old Kenya to Northern Prov.
Angraecum conchiferum 1837 Sec. Arachnangraecum_old Kenya to S. Africa
Angraecum cultriforme 1958 Sec. Conchoglossum_old Kenya to NE. KwaZulu-Natal 3
Angraecum pusillum 1837 Sec. Nana_old E. Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Angraecum sacciferum 1837 Sec. Boryangraecum_old São Tomé to Kenya and S. Africa
Angraecum stella-africae 1983 Sec. Perrierangraecum Malawi to Northern Prov.
Ansellia africana 1844 Trop. & S. Africa 22 18
Bartholina burmanniana 1818 SW. & S. Cape Prov. 2
Bartholina etheliae 1884 SW. Namibia to Cape Prov. 1
Bolusiella maudiae 1918 Trop. & S. Africa
Bonatea antennifera 1905 S. Trop. & S. Africa 2
Bonatea boltonii 1882 S. Africa
Bonatea cassidea 1846 E. Zimbabwe to S. Africa 4
Bonatea lamprophylla 1978 S. Mozambique to NE. KwaZulu-Natal 1
Bonatea polypodantha 1928 S. Africa 2
Bonatea porrecta 1949 Mozambique to S. Africa 2
Bonatea pulchella 1964 S. Mozambique to E. South Africa 3
Bonatea saundersioides 1905 Mpumalanga to KwaZulu-Natal 2
Bonatea speciosa 1805 S. Mozambique to S. Cape Prov. 6 7
Bonatea steudneri 1894 NE. Sudan to N. KwaZulu-Natal, SW. Arabian Pen. 1
Brachycorythis conica 1955 Guinea, Nigeria to Northern Prov.
Brachycorythis conica subsp. transvaalensis 1955 Northern Prov.
Brachycorythis inhambanensis 1921 S. Zaïre to S. Africa
Brachycorythis mac-owaniana 1881 S. Cape Prov.
Brachycorythis ovata 1838 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis pleistophylla 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Brachycorythis pubescens 1860 Trop. & S. Africa
Brachycorythis tenuior 1865 Trop. & S. Africa
Brownleea coerulea 1842 E. Cape Prov. to C. Madagascar
Brownleea galpinii 1893 Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Brownleea galpinii subsp. major 1981 Lesotho, KwaZulu-Natal
Brownleea graminicola 2008 Mpumalanga
Brownleea macroceras 1846 S. Africa (Drakensberg)
Brownleea parviflora 1842 Cameroon to N. Kenya, S. Tanzania to S. Africa, C. Madagascar
Brownleea recurvata 1846 S. & E. Cape Prov. to S. KwaZulu-Natal
Bulbophyllum elliotii 1891 Sec. Lupulina Tanzania to Northern Prov., Madagascar 1
Bulbophyllum longiflorum 1822 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Uganda to NE. KwaZulu-Natal, W. Indian Ocean, Malesia to Pacific 9 52
Bulbophyllum sandersonii 1878 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 4
Bulbophyllum scaberulum 1889 Sec. Megaclinium Trop. & S. Africa 1 5
Calanthe sylvatica 1833 Calanthe Sec. Calanthe Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean 15 19
Centrostigma occultans 1915 Tanzania to Angola and Northern Prov.
Ceratandra atrata 1894 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Ceratandra bicolor 1884 SW. Cape Prov.
Ceratandra globosa 1838 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Ceratandra grandiflora 1838 S. Cape Prov.
Ceratandra harveyana 1838 SW. Cape Prov.
Ceratandra venosa 1897 SW. Cape Prov.
Cheirostylis nuda 2002 Tanzania to S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Corycium alticola 1982 Sec. Corycium S. Africa
Corycium bicolorum 1800 Sec. Corycium SW. Cape Prov.
Corycium bifidum 1846 Sec. Microglossum SW. Cape Prov.
Corycium crispum 1800 W. & SW. Cape Prov.
Corycium deflexum 1913 Sec. Corycium WSW. Cape Prov.
Corycium dracomontanum 1982 Sec. Corycium S. Malawi (Mt. Muylanje), S. Africa
Corycium excisum 1839 Sec. Corycium SW. Cape Prov.
Corycium flanaganii 1991 Sec. Microglossum E. Cape Prov. to Lesotho
Corycium ingeanum 1986 Sec. Corycium Cape Prov. (Bokkeveld Plateau)
Corycium microglossum 1839 Sec. Microglossum SW. Cape Prov.
Corycium nigrescens 1846 Sec. Corycium S. Tanzania (Kitulo Plateau), S. Africa
Corycium orobanchoides 1800 Sec. Corycium SW. Cape Prov.
Corycium tricuspidatum 1889 S. Africa
Corymborkis corymbis 1822 Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean
Cynorkis compacta 1888 KwaZulu-Natal 1
Cynorkis kassneriana 1914 S. Ethiopia to S. Africa
Cyrtorchis arcuata 1914 Sec. Cyrtorchis Trop. & S. Africa 5 5
Cyrtorchis praetermissa 1948 Sec. Homocolleticon Uganda to S. Africa 4
Cyrtorchis praetermissa subsp. zuluensis 1989 KwaZulu-Natal 5
Diaphananthe fragrantissima 1918 Cameroon to SW. Ethiopia and NE. KwaZulu-Natal
Didymoplexis verrucosa 1980 KwaZulu-Natal, W. Madagascar
Disa aconitoides 1846 Sec. Aconitoideae Ethiopia to S. Africa
Disa aemula 1885 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa albomagentea 2011 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa alticola 1981 Sec. Trichochila Mpumalanga
Disa amoena 1981 Sec. Stenocarpa Mpumalanga
Disa arida 1985 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Cape Prov.
Disa aristata 1981 Sec. Stenocarpa Northern Prov.
Disa atricapilla 1882 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov. 2 5
Disa atrorubens 1897 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa aurata 1993 Sec. Disa Cape Prov. (S. Langeberg) 50 2
Disa barbata 1800 Sec. Trichochila SW. Cape Prov.
Disa basutorum 1895 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa (Drakensberg)
Disa baurii 1889 Sec. Trichochila Tanzania to S. Africa
Disa begleyi 1915 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa bifida 1800 Sec. Schizodium SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa biflora 1914 Sec. Schizodium SW. Cape Prov.
Disa bivalvata 1894 Sec. Disa SW. & S. Cape Prov. 2
Disa bodkinii 1885 Sec. Disella SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa bolusiana 1897 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa brachyceras 1838 Sec. Spirales SW. Cape Prov.
Disa bracteata 1800 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov. 1
Disa brevicornis 1889 Sec. Monadenia S. Trop. & S. Africa, Madaghascar
Disa brevipetala 1981 SW. Cape Prov. (Kleinmond area)
Disa caffra 1889 Sec. Micranthae S. Zaïre to S. Africa, C. Madagascar
Disa cardinalis 1980 Sec. Disa S. Cape Prov. (N. Langeberg) 110
Disa caulescens 1838 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov. 9
Disa cedarbergensis 1988 Sec. Disella Cape Prov. (Cedarberg)
Disa cephalotes 1881 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa
Disa cephalotes subsp. frigida 1981 Lesotho to KwaZulu-Natal
Disa cernua 1800 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa chrysostachya 1800 Sec. Micranthe S. Africa 1
Disa clavicornis 1984 Sec. Micranthae Mpumalanga
Disa cochlearis 1997 Cape Prov. (Elandsberg)
Disa comosa 1901 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa conferta 1893 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa cooperi 1881 Sec. Micranthae S. Africa 2
Disa cornuta 1800 Sec. Repandra Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Disa crassicornis 1838 Sec. Micranthe S. Africa
Disa cylindrica 1800 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa densiflora 1889 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa dracomontana 1981 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa (C. Drakensberg)
Disa draconis 1800 Sec. Reticulibractea SW. Cape Prov.
Disa ecalcarata 1999 SW. Cape Prov. (Constantiaberg)
Disa elegans 1865 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa esterhuyseniae 1981 WSW. Cape Prov.
Disa extinctoria 1881 Sec. Micranthae Northern Prov., Swaziland
Disa fasciata 1838 Sec. Vaginaria SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa ferruginea 1800 Sec. Stenocarpa SW. Cape Prov. 1
Disa filicornis 1807 Sec. Disa SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa flexuosa 1800 Sec. Schizodfium WSW. & SW. Cape Prov.
Disa forcipata 1897 S. Cape Prov.
Disa forficaria 1896 Sec. Trichochila SW. Cape Prov.
Disa fragrans 1895 Sec. Micranthe Ethiopia to S. Africa
Disa galpinii 1913 E. Cape Prov. To KwaZulu-Natal
Disa gladioliflora 1838 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Cape Prov.
Disa gladioliflora subsp. capricornis 1981 S. Cape Prov.
Disa glandulosa 1838 Sec. Atromaculiferae SW. & S. Cape Prov. 2
Disa graminifolia 1826 Sec. Trichochila SW. & S. Cape Prov. 3
Disa hallackii 1913 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa harveyana 1842 Sec. Reticulibractea SW. Cape Prov.
Disa harveyana subsp. longicalcarata 1995 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa hians 1826 Sec. Trichochila S. Cape Prov. 2
Disa hircicornis 1881 Sec. Micranthae Trop. & S. Africa 1
Disa inflexa 1888 Sec. Schizodium SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa intermedia 1981 Sec. Trichochila Swaziland
Disa introrsa 1997 SW. Cape Prov. (Skurweberge)
Disa karooica 1995 Sec. Reticulibractea NW. & C. Cape Prov.
Disa klugei 2008 Sec. Stenocarpa Mpumalanga
Disa linderiana 2007 Sec. Disella WSW. Cape Prov.
Disa lineata 1885 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa longicornu 1782 Sec. Phlebidia SW. Cape Prov. 2
Disa longifolia 1838 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa longipetala 1889 Sec. Schizodium SW. Cape Prov.
Disa lugens 1884 Sec. Trichochila SW. & S. Cape Prov. 2
Disa lugens var. nigrescens 1999 S. Cape Prov. (Oyster Bay)
Disa macrostachya 1889 Sec. Monadenia W. Cape Prov. (Kamiesberg)
Disa maculata 1782 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa maculomarronina 1984 Mpumalanga to N. KwaZulu-Natal
Disa marlothii 1905 Sec. Coryphaea SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa micropetala 1895 Sec. Disella SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa minor 1865 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov.
Disa montana 1846 Sec. Stenocarpa E. Cape Prov.
Disa multifida 1838 Sec. Trichochila SW. Cape Prov.
Disa neglecta 1846 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa nervosa 1838 Sec. Trichochila S. Africa 1
Disa newdigateae 1931 Sec. Trichochila S. Cape Prov. (Knysna area)
Disa nivea 1981 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa (S. Drakensberg)
Disa nubigena 1999 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov. (Devils Peak, Hex River Mts.)
Disa obliqua 1888 Sec. Schizodium SW. Cape Prov. 4
Disa obliqua subsp. clavigera 2008 Sec. Schizodium SW. Cape Prov.
Disa obtusa 1838 Sec. Disella SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa obtusa subsp. hottentotica 1981 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa obtusa subsp. picta 1981 S. Cape Prov.
Disa ocellata 1884 Sec. Phlebidia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa oligantha 1865 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov.
Disa ophrydea 1888 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa oreophila 1889 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa
Disa oreophila subsp. erecta 1981 S. Africa (Drakensberg)
Disa ovalifolia 1846 Sec. Ovalifoliae WSW. Cape Prov.
Disa patula 1846 Sec. Trichochila Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Disa patula var. transvaalensis 1938 Zimbabwe to S. Africa 1
Disa perplexa 1981 Sec. Micranthae Nigeria, Kenya to S. Africa
Disa physodes 1800 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa pillansii 1916 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov.
Disa polygonoides 1838 Sec. Micranthe S. Mozambique to S. Africa
Disa porrecta 1800 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa
Disa procera 2008 Sec. Trichochila S. Cape Prov.
Disa pulchra 1846 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa 2
Disa purpurascens 1884 Sec. Trichochila SW. Cape Prov. 3
Disa pygmaea 1885 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa racemosa 1782 Sec. Disa SW. & S. Cape Prov. 377 3
Disa remota 2006 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa reticulata 1885 Sec. Monadenia SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa rhodantha 1895 Sec. Micranthe Zimbabwe to S. Africa 1
Disa richardiana 1884 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov.
Disa rosea 1838 Sec. Pardoglossa SW. Cape Prov.
Disa roseovittata 2008 Sec. Trichochila Mpumalanga
Disa rufescens 1800 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa rungweensis 1915 Sec. Stenocarpa SW. Tanzania to Malawi
Disa sabulosa 1893 Sec. Monadenia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa sagittalis 1800 Sec. Coryphaea S. & SE. Cape Prov. to S. KwaZulu-Natal 1 2
Disa salteri 1941 Sec. Trichochila SW. Cape Prov.
Disa sanguinea 1846 Sec. Trichochila E. Cape Prov. to S .KwaZulu-Natal
Disa sankeyi 1913 Sec. Micranthae S. Africa
Disa saxicola 1895 Sec. Stenocarpa Tanzania to S. Africa
Disa schizodioides 1846 Sec. Phlebidia S. Cape Prov.
Disa schlechteriana 1905 Sec. Trichochila SSW. Cape Prov. (Langeberg, Outeniqua Mts.)
Disa scullyi 1885 Sec. Micranthae E. Cape Prov. to S. KwaZulu-Natal
Disa similis 1964 Sec. Aconitoideae S. Trop. & S. Africa
Disa spathulata 1800 Cape Prov.
Disa spathulata subsp. tripartita 1999 SW. Cape Prov.
Disa stachyoides 1881 Sec. Trichochila S. Africa 1
Disa staerkeriana 2015 Mpumalanga
Disa stricta 1846 Sec. Stenocarpa S. Africa
Disa subtenuicornis 1981 Sec. Disella Cape Prov. (Langeberg)
Disa telipogonis 1847 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa tenella 1800 Sec. Spiralis Cape Prov.
Disa tenella subsp. pusilla 1981 W. Cape Prov.
Disa tenuicornis 1885 Sec. Disella SW. Cape Prov.
Disa tenuifolia 1800 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov.
Disa tenuis 1838 Sec. Trichochila SW. Cape Prov.
Disa thodei 1900 Sec. Micranthae S. Africa
Disa triloba 1838 Sec. Coryphaea SW. Cape Prov.
Disa tripetaloides 1889 Sec. Disa SW. & S. Cape Prov. to S. KwaZulu-Natal 267 7
Disa tysonii 1889 Sec. Repranda S. & E. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal
Disa uncinata 1884 Sec. Disella SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa uniflora 1767 Sec. Disa SW. Cape Prov. 429 12
Disa vaginata 1842 Sec. Atromaculiferae SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disa vasselotii 1901 Sec. Disa S. Cape Prov. 2
Disa venosa 1800 SW. Cape Prov. 5
Disa venusta 1884 Sec. Trichochila SW. & E. Cape Prov.
Disa versicolor 1865 Sec. Micranthae S. Trop. & S. Africa 1
Disa vigilans 2006 Sec. Stenocarpa Mpumalanga
Disa virginalis 1998 Sec. Phlebidia SW. Cape Prov.
Disa welwitschii 1865 Sec. Micranthe Trop. & S. Africa
Disa woodii 1924 Sec. Micranthae Zimbabwe to S. Africa 3
Disa zimbabweensis 1981 Sec. Coryphaea S. Trop. Africa to Mpumalanga
Disa zuluensis 1913 Sec. Micranthae Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal
Disperis anthoceros 1881 Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Disperis bodkinii 1896 Disperis SW. Cape Prov.
Disperis bolusiana 1896 Disperis SW. Cape Prov.
Disperis bolusiana subsp. macrocorys 1990 SW. Cape Prov.
Disperis capensis 1800 Disperis SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disperis capensis var. brevicaudata 1913 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Disperis cardiophora 1863 S. Africa
Disperis circumflexa 1894 Cape Prov. 4
Disperis circumflexa subsp. aemula 1990 WSW. Cape Prov.
Disperis concinna 1895 Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Disperis cooperi 1863 S. Africa
Disperis cucullata 1800 Disperis SW. Cape Prov. 1
Disperis disiformis 1893 Disperis S. Africa
Disperis fanniniae 1863 S. Africa
Disperis johnstonii 1898 Trop. & S. Africa
Disperis lindleyana 1865 Disperis Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Disperis macowanii 1885 Disperis Tanzania to S. Africa
Disperis micrantha 1839 Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Disperis oxyglossa 1885 S. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal
Disperis paludosa 1842 Disperis S. & SE. Cape Prov.
Disperis purpurata 1876 Disperis Cape Prov.
Disperis purpurata subsp. pallescens 1989 W. Cape Prov.
Disperis renibractea 1924 S. Africa
Disperis stenoplectron 1881 S. Africa
Disperis thorncroftii 1895 Disperis Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Disperis tysonii 1885 S. Africa
Disperis villosa 1800 Disperis SW. & S. Cape Prov. 1
Disperis virginalis 1897 E. Zimbabwe to Limpopo
Disperis wealei 1881 S. Africa
Disperis woodii 1885 E. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal
Dracomonticola virginea 1995 S. Africa (Drakensberg)
Eulophia aculeata 1826 S. Africa
Eulophia adenoglossa 1878 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia angolensis 1958 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia arenicola 1903 S. Zaïre to Botswana
Eulophia calanthoides 1895 S. Africa
Eulophia callichroma 1881 Tanzania to Swaziland
Eulophia chlorantha 1895 SE. Mpumalanga to NW. Swaziland
Eulophia clitellifera 1889 Sec. Lissochilus Trop. & S. Africa, Madagascar
Eulophia coddii 1965 Northern Prov.
Eulophia coeloglossa 1903 Sec. Cyrtopera Tanzania to S. Africa
Eulophia cooperi 1881 S. Africa 1
Eulophia cucullata 1840 Sec. Cyrtopera Trop. & S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar 1
Eulophia ensata 1828 Mozambique to S. Africa 4
Eulophia foliosa 1882 Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Eulophia fridericii 1965 Tanzania to Northern Prov.
Eulophia guineensis 1823 Sec. Eulophia Cape Verde, Trop. Africa to Botswana, Arabian Pen. 7 12
Eulophia hereroensis 1896 S. Trop. & S. Africa 2
Eulophia hians 1826 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Madagascar, SW. Arabian Pen.
Eulophia hians var. inaequalis 1998 Zimbabwe to S. Africa
Eulophia hians var. nutans 1998 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Madagascar, SW. Arabian Pen.
Eulophia holubii 1897 S. Zaïre to N. Botswana
Eulophia horsfallii 1936 Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia huttonii 1912 S. Africa
Eulophia kyimbilae 1915 W. Ethiopia to Botswana
Eulophia latilabris 1936 Nigeria to Sudan and Bortswana
Eulophia leachii 1965 S. Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia leontoglossa 1881 S. Africa
Eulophia litoralis 1899 SW. & S. Cape Prov.
Eulophia livingstoneana 1948 Ethiopia to S. Africa, Comoros, Madagascar
Eulophia longisepala 1894 Burundi to S. Trop. Africa, KwaZulu-Natal
Eulophia macowanii 1912 E. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal
Eulophia mechowii 1894 Sec. Orthochilus Nigeria to W. Ethiopia and S. Africa
Eulophia meleagris 1847 E. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal
Eulophia milnei 1881 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia odontoglossa 1846 Sec. Orthochilus Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia ovalis 1837 Kenya to S. Africa 1
Eulophia ovalis var. bainesii 1998 Kenya to S. Africa 1
Eulophia parviflora 1965 S. Trop. & S. Africa
Eulophia parvilabris 1837 S. Africa
Eulophia petersii 1865 Eritrea to S. Africa, Socotra, Arabian Pen. 1 15
Eulophia platypetala 1837 S. Cape Prov.
Eulophia schweinfurthii 1893 Sec. Lissochilus Ivory Coast, Ethiopia to Northern Prov.
Eulophia speciosa 1889 Ethiopia to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 13
Eulophia streptopetala 1826 Eritrea to S. Africa, SW. Arabian Pen. 3 1
Eulophia tabularis 1888 SW. Cape Prov.