Atlas of African Orchids

Record details

OrchidMAP:   8868
Province:   Eastern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3226DB
Observer:   BioSurveys Bionerds
Date of record:   2021-01-07
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Population of seven plants found in a seep on te west-facing slope of the Hogsback Mountain. Churned up wetland frequented by cows, Disa scullyi was growing in the hoofprints of the cows, right next to a small stream. No pollinaria on any of the flowers, but also no pollen deposits visible. Prosoeca sp were present in the vicinity, but non was observed on the flowers. Flowers, buds, leaves, habitat.
Last updated:   2021-01-24 22:44:08
Sp. code:   252300
Species name:   Disa scullyi
Common name:  
Family:   Orchidaceae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Disa scullyi
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 8868 - photo: 1
VM-number: 8868 - photo: 2
VM-number: 8868 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Craig Peter
Comment:   Flowers buds
Date:   2021-01-24 22:44:08
Species name:   Disa scullyi
Species code:   252300

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