Aeranthes africana J.Stewart



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct in the wild?

Last record: 2002

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct in the Wild)





Biology & Ecology










Ball, J.S. 1978. Southern African Epiphytic Orchids. Conservation Press, Johannesburg, South Africa.

la Croix, I. and Cribb, P.J. 1998. Orchidaceae (part 2). In: G.V. Pope (ed.), Flora Zambesiaca Volume 1, Part 2, pp. 321-569. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London.

Mapaura, A. and Timberlake, J.R. 2002. Zimbabwe. In: J.S. Golding (ed.), Southern African Plant Red Data Lists, pp. 157-182. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 14. SABONET, Pretoria.

Muller, T. 2006. The distribution, classification and conservation of rainforests in Eastern Zimbabwe. Occasional Publications in Biodiversity No.19. Biodiversity Foundation for Africa, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.

Timberlake, J. 2020. Aeranthes africana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T148285428A148285792. Accessed on 05 July 2022.


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