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Angraecum expansum
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ANGRÆCORUM
Angraecum expansum
ssp. expansum
Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum
Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum
Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum
Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum
Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum
Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum

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Angraecum expansum

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

 

Species

Angraecum expansum

Sub-Species

expansum

Authority

Thouars

Source

Orch. Afr. I. 57

Synonyms

 

Etymology

 

Distribution

Reunion

Range

Cilaos, Mafate, Bélouve, Tévelave

Altitude

800 to 2000 m

Habitat

Mesothermic forests

Life Form

Epiphytic chamaephyte

Flowers

48mm - Spur 50mm

Flowering time

Nov - Feb

Fragrance

 

Angraecum expansum ssp. expansum is endemic of Reunion Island. It is quite common and can be found - often in great numbers - in the forests of medium elevation (800 to 2000 m).

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