Angraecum implicatum Thouars 1822

SECTION Pseudojoumellea Schlechter Drawing by Thouars and Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria

Common Name The Tangled Angraecum

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Found in Madagascar and Reunion as an epiphyte and may never be rediscovered as Thouars drawing is inconclusive and the type seems to be missing.

Synonyms Aerobion implicatum (Thouars) Spreng. 1826; Angorchis implicata (Thouars) Kuntze 1891; Angraecum verruculosum Frapp. ex Cordem. 1895; Macroplectrum implicatum (Thouars) Finet 1907

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Historie Particulier des Plantes Orchidees Recueilles Sur Trois Iles Australes d'Afrique Thouars 1822 drawing fide; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2007;