The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Disa

The genus Disa is in the family Orchidaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Disa

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Disa aconitoides Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Disa aequiloba Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa albomagentea E.G.H.Oliv. & Liltved Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa alinae Szlach. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa alticola H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa amoena H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa andringitrana Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa aperta N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa arida Vlok Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa aristata H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa atricapilla (Harv. ex Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa atrorubens Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa aurata (Bolus) L.T.Parker & Koop. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa barbata (L.f.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa basutorum Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa baurii Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa begleyi L.Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa bifida (Thunb.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa biflora (L.) Druce Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa bivalvata (L.f.) T.Durand & Schinz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa bodkinii Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa bolusiana Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa borbonica Balf.f. & S.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa brachyceras Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa bracteata Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × brendae H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa brevicornis (Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa brevipetala H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa buchenaviana Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa caffra Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cardinalis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa caulescens Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cedarbergensis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa celata Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cephalotes Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa cernua (Thunb.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa chimanimaniensis (H.P.Linder) H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa chrysostachya Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa clavicornis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cochlearis S.D.Johnson & Liltved Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa comosa (Rchb.f.) Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa conferta Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cooperi Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cornuta (L.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa crassicornis Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cryptantha Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa cylindrica (Thunb.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa danielae Geerinck Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa densiflora (Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa dichroa Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa dracomontana Schelpe ex H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa draconis (L.f.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ecalcarata (G.J.Lewis) H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa elegans Sond. ex Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa eminii Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa engleriana Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa equestris Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa erubescens Rendle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa esterhuyseniae Schelpe ex H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa extinctoria Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa facula P.J.Cribb, C.Herrm. & Sebsebe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa fasciata Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ferruginea Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa filicornis (L.f.) Thunb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa flexuosa (L.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa forcipata Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa forficaria Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa fragrans Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa galpinii Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa gladioliflora Burch. ex Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa glandulosa Burch. ex Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa graminifolia Ker Gawl. ex Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa hallackii Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa harveyana Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa helenae Buscal. & Schltr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa hians (L.f.) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa hircicornis Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa incarnata Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa inflexa (Lindl.) Mundt ex Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa intermedia H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa introrsa Kurzweil, Liltved & H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa karooica S.D.Johnson & H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa katangensis De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × kewensis W.Watson Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × langleyensis auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa linderiana Bytebier & E.G.H.Oliv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa lineata Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa lisowskii Szlach. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa longicornu L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa longifolia Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa longilabris Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa longipetala (Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa lugens Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa macroglottis Sond. ex Drège Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Disa macrostachya (Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa maculata L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × maculomarronina McMurtry Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa marlothii Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa micropetala Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa miniata Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa minor (Sond.) Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa montana Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa multifida Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa neglecta Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa nervosa Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa nervosa hort. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Disa newdigateae L.Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa nigerica Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa nivea H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa nubigena H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × nuwebergensis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa nyikensis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa obliqua (Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa obtusa Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa ocellata Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ochrostachya Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa oligantha Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ophrydea (Lindl.) Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa oreophila Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ornithantha Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ovalifolia Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × paludicola J.L.Stewart & J.C.Manning Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × paludicola J. Stewart & J. C. Manning Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Disa papilio T. Durand & Schinz Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Disa patula Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa perplexa H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa physodes Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa pillansii L.Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa polygonoides Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa porrecta Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa praecox (H.P.Linder) H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa procera H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa pulchella Hochst. ex A.Rich. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa pulchra Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa purpurascens Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa pygmaea Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa racemosa L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa remota H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa renziana Szlach. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa reticulata Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa rhodantha Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa rhodesica Kraenzl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Disa richardiana Lem. ex Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa richardiana Lem. ex Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Disa robusta N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa roeperocharoides Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa rosea Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa rufescens (Thunb.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa rungweensis Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa sabulosa Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa sagittalis (L.f.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa salteri G.J.Lewis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa sanguinea Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa sankeyi Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa satyriopsis Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa saxicola Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa schizodioides Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa schlechteriana Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa scullyi Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa scutellifera A.Rich. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa similis Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa spathulata (L.f.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa stachyoides Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa stairsii Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa stricta Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa subtenuicornis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa telipogonis Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa tenella (L.f.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa tenuicornis Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa tenuifolia Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa tenuis Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa thodei Schltr. ex Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa triloba Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa tripetaloides (L.f.) N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa tysonii Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa ukingensis Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa uncinata Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa uniflora P.J.Bergius Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa vaginata Harv. ex Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa vasselotii Bolus ex Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × veitchii auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa venosa Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa venusta Bolus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa verdickii De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa versicolor Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa vigilans McMurtry & T.J.Edwards Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa virginalis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa × vogelpoelii (H.P.Linder) Bytebier Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa walleri Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa walteri Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa welwitschii Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Disa woodii Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa zimbabweensis H.P.Linder Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa zombica N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Disa zuluensis Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 475 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Disa. Of these 185 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 50 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Disa. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 475 species names for the genus Disa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 185 38.9%
Synonym 280 58.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 2.1%

All names

The status of the 525 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Disa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 197 37.5%
Synonym 318 60.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 1.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 475 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Disa, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 185 273 0 0 458 96.4%
Medium confidence 0 7 0 0 7 1.5%
Low confidence 0 0 0 10 10 2.1%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Disa is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 7 0 6 0 13 2.7%
WCSP 185 273 0 4 0 462 97.3%