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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Anacheilium vespa (Vell.) Pabst, Moutinho & A.V.Pinto, Bradea 3: 184 (1981).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Prosthechea vespa (Vell.) W.E.Higgins, Phytologia 82: 381 (1997 publ. 1998).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Epidendrum vespa Vell., Fl. Flumin. 9: t. 27 (1831).

Encyclia vespa (Vell.) Dressler, Phytologia 21: 441 (1971).

Prosthechea vespa (Vell.) W.E.Higgins, Phytologia 82: 381 (1997 publ. 1998).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts