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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Sophronitis purpurea Rchb.f., Gard. Chron., n.s., 9: 462 (1878), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cattleya wittigiana (Barb.Rodr.) Van den Berg, Neodiversity 3: 12 (2008).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

Sophronitis grandiflora var. purpurea (Rchb.f.) A.H.Kent in H.J.Veitch, Man. Orchid. Pl. 2: 106 (1887).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts