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Genus: Corycium

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Orchidaceae

The fourteen species are all native to southern Africa but the genus is distributed as far north as Malawi and Tanzania.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Corycium alticola


Corycium bicolorum


Corycium bifidum


Corycium carnosum

Corycium crispum

Corycium deflexum


Corycium dracomontanum


Corycium excisum


Corycium flanaganii


Corycium ingeanum


Corycium microglossum


Corycium nigrescens


Corycium orobanchoides

Corycium tricuspidatum



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