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Species Information
 

Disa extinctoria Rchb.f.
(name current 2016)

Orchidaceae

Growth form: Herb
Near Endemic
Swaziland abundance: rare
Swaziland distribution: one locality
Illegal trade

Red Data Book Information:
Status: LR nt Distribution: Unspecified locality in Swaziland Rare, occurs in damp grassland and swamps at an altitude of 1,0001,300 m. Flowers from December to January. Also known from the former Transvaal in South Africa. Its status in previous RDLs is Indeterminate.

Regional distribution:
Also known from the former Transvaal in South Africa.


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References

Stewart, J., H.P. Linder, E.A. Schelpe, A.V. Hall. 1982. Wild Orchids of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg.