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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Vandeae
Subtribus: Angraecinae
Genus: Podangis
Species: (2)
P. dactyloceras – P. rhipsalisocia

Podangis Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 36(2): 82 (1918)

Type species: Podangis dactyloceras (Rchb.f.) Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 36(2): 82 (1918)


Schlechter, F.R.R. 1918. Beihefte zum Botanischen Centralblatt 36(2): 82.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2013. Podangis in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2013 Apr. 14. Reference page. 2013. Podangis in The Orders and Families of Monocotyledons. Published online. Accessed: 2013 Oct. 14. 2013. Podangis. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 14 Apr. 2013.
International Plant Names Index. 2013. Podangis. Published online. Accessed: 14. Apr. 2013.

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Africa
Regional: East Tropical Africa
Tanzania, Uganda.
Regional: South Tropical Africa
Regional: West Tropical Africa
Benin, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo.
Regional: West-Central Tropical Africa
Cameroon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Zaire.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Vernacular names

перем коми: Подангис
коми: Подангис
кырык мары: Подангис
удмурт: Подангис

Podangis is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae.

There are two known species, native to tropical western and central Africa ranging from Senegal to Tanzania to Angola.[1]

Podangis dactyloceras (Rchb.f.) Schltr. (1918) - from Sierra Leone to Tanzania to Angola
Podangis rhipsalisocia (Rchb.f.) P.J.Cribb & Carlsward, (2012) - from Senegal to Central African Republic to Angola


Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families

Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart
Burkill, H.M. (1985). The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. 4.

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