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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Lycaste cristata var. modiglianiana (Rchb.f.) G.Nicholson, Ill. Dict. Gard. 8: 561 (1888).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Paphinia cristata (Lindl.) Lindl., Edwards's Bot. Reg. 29(Misc.): 14 (1843).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Paphinia cristata var. modiglianiana Rchb.f., Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 3: 72 (1888).

Paphinia clausula Dressler, Taxon 15: 242 (1966).

Paphinia cristata f. modiglianiana (Rchb.f.) O.Gruss, Orchidee (Hamburg) 54: 730 (2003).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts