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Genus: Oeceoclades

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

Thirty-one species (pantropical), with six species native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Oeceoclades decaryana


Oeceoclades lonchophylla


Oeceoclades maculata


Oeceoclades maculata quadriloba

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Oeceoclades pandurata

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.

Oeceoclades perrieri

Recorded from Mozambique.


Oeceoclades quadriloba



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