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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Triorchis spiralis (Sw.) House, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 6: 206 (1920), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Spiranthes torta (Thunb.) Garay & H.R.Sweet in R.A.Howard, Fl. Lesser Antilles, Orchid.: 77 (1974).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Satyrium spirale Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 118 (1788).

Spiranthes swartzii E.H.L.Krause, Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 32(2): 342 (1914).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts