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Specimen: K000416138
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Family: Orchidaceae Type Status: isotype
Current Name: Satyrium leucocomos Rchb.f. Phenology:
Collector: Welwitsch Plant Parts: flower/inflorescence
Collector no: 728 Item: Sheet
Collection Date: 11/1859 Project: African Types
Country: Angola Habitat: rather rare in sunny marshy places by streams
Location: Huilla near R. Lopollo Plant Description: More information given. A herb 2 to 2.5 ft, with the height of a european orchid, bitubercled; stem almost as thick as the little [illegible] below, hollow, clotted from base to apex with long-sheathing leaves leaving prominant nerves, spike pryamidal end
Lat and Long: General Comments: illustration given by Summerhayes, V.S. 23.01.1954. Drawn from specimen of this number in Hab. Coimbra.
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Scientific Name Determiner Determination Date Type of? Determination Notes
Satyrium leucocomos Rchb.f.      ✔ Record of 
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