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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cleistes divaricata (L.) Ames, Orchidaceae 7: 21 (1922).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cleistesiopsis divaricata (L.) Pansarin & F.Barros, Kew Bull. 63: 446 (2008 publ. 2009).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Arethusa divaricata L., Sp. Pl.: 951 (1753).

Pogonia divaricata (L.) R.Br. in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 203 (1813).

Cleistesiopsis divaricata (L.) Pansarin & F.Barros, Kew Bull. 63: 446 (2008 publ. 2009).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts