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Angraecum ankeranense
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Angraecum ankeranense
Angraecum ankeranense

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Angraecum ankeranense - Photo courtesy of Olaf Pronk
Angraecum ankeranense

Kingdom

Plantae

Division

Magnoliophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Asparagales

Family

Orchidaceae

Subfamily

Vandoïdeae Endlicher

Tribe

Vandaeae Lindley

Subtribe

Angraecinae Summerhayes

Alliance

Angraecum

Genus

Angraecum

Genus Abreviation

Angcm

Common Name

 

Section

Perrierangraecum

Species

Angraecum ankeranense

Authority

H. Perrier

Source

Notul. Syst. (Paris) 7: 115 (1938)

Synonyms

 

Etymology

The Ankeramadinika Angraecum [An area of Central Madagascar

Distribution

Madagascar

Range

 

Habitat

Moss forests

Altitude

~ 1300 m

Life Form

Epiphytic cham.

Flowers

 

Flowering time

Late winter

Fragrance

 

Miniature to small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a stem carrying 5 to 6, thick and leathery, equally bilobed apically leaves and blooms in the late winter on an axillary, short, single flowered inflorescence [carries a second flower that is always aborted]

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References

Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids Of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986

 

 

 

 

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