Contribution à l'étude des Orchidaceae de Madagascar et des Mascareignes. XXVII


fr Adansonia 19 (2) - Pages 181-188

Published on 18 December 1997

Revision of the genus Beclardia A. Rich. (Orchidaceae) endemic from Madagascar and the Mascarenes islands. Beclardia grandiflora , a new species from Madagascar, is described. The identity of Satyrium rosellatum Thouars is clarified, and a new combinaison, Cynorkis rosellata (Thouars) Bosser is made, with several new synonyms recognized.


Orchidaceae, Beclardia, Satyrium rosellatum, Cynorkis, Madagascar, Mascarenes islands.

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