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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cephalanthera xiphophyllum Rchb.f. in H.G.L.Reichenbach, Icon. Fl. Germ. Helv. 13-14: 135 (1851), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cephalanthera longifolia (L.) Fritsch, Oesterr. Bot. Z. 38: 81 (1888).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Serapias xiphophyllum Ehrh. ex L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 404 (1782).

Cymbidium xiphophyllum (Ehrh. ex L.f.) Sw., J. Bot. (Schrader) 1799(2): 226 (1800).

Epipactis xiphophylla (Ehrh. ex L.f.) Sw., Neues J. Bot. 1: 65 (1805).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts