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Cephalanthera rubra

APG III Classification: DomainEukaryota • (unranked)Archaeplastida • RegnumPlantae • Cladusangiosperms • Cladusmonocots • OrdoAsparagales • FamiliaOrchidaceae • SubfamiliaEpidendroideae • TribusNeottieae • GenusCephalanthera • Species: Cephalanthera rubra (L.) Rich. (1817)
  • Basionym
    • Serapias rubra L., Syst. Nat. ed. 12, 2: 594 (1767)
  • Homotypic synonyms
    • Epipactis rubra (L.) F.W.Schmidt, Samml. Phys.-Ökon. Aufs. 1: 253 (1795)
    • Cymbidium rubrum (L.) Sw., J. Bot. (Schrader) 2: 226 (1799)
    • Helleborine rubra (L.) Schrank, Fl. Monac. 2: 119 (1814)
    • Dorycheile rubra (L.) Fuss, Fl. Transsilv.: 628 (1866)
    • Limodorum rubrum (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 671 (1891)
  • Heterotypic synonyms
    • Epipactis purpurea Crantz, Stirp. Austr. Fasc., ed. 2, 2: 457 (1769)
    • Cephalanthera comosa Tineo in G.Gussone, Fl. Sicul. Syn. 2: 877 (1844)
    • Cephalanthera rubra var. comosa (Tineo) Nyman, Consp. Fl. Eur.: 687 (1882)
    • Epipactis rubra lusus albiflora Harz in D.F.L.von Schlechtendal, Fl. Deutschl. ed. 5, 4: 330 (1896)
    • Epipactis rubra lusus parviflora Harz in D.F.L.von Schlechtendal, Fl. Deutschl. ed. 5, 4: 327 (1896)
    • Cephalanthera rubra lusus albiflora (Harz) Touss. & Hoschedé, Fl. Vernon: 254 (1898)
    • Cephalanthera rubra f. latior Zapal., Consp. Fl. Gallic. Crit. 1: 222 (1906)
    • Cephalanthera rubra var. tenczyniensis Zapal., Consp. Fl. Gallic. Crit. 1: 222 (1906)
    • Epipactis rubra var. parviflora (Harz) W.Zimm., Form. Orch. Deut.: 82 (1912)
    • Cephalanthera rubra f. parviflora (Harz) Soó, Arch. Bot. (Leipzig) 23: 115 (1928)
    • Cephalanthera rubra f. tenczyniensis (Zapal.) Soó, Arch. Bot. (Leipzig) 23: 115 (1928)
    • Cephalanthera rubra var. leucantha Bordz., in Fl. RSS Ucr. 3: 349 (1950)
    • Cephalanthera rubra f. alba Raynaud, Orchid. Maroc: 93 (1985)
    • Cephalanthera rubra f. comosa (Tineo) Robatsch, Wulfenia 7: 104 (2000)

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Cephalanthera rubra f. alba Raynaud (1985)Edit

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ReferencesEdit

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  • Richard, L.C.M. (1818) Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 4: 60.

Bookshelf icon (red and green).png Selected Bibliography

  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.W. & Rasmussen, F.N. (Eds) (2006) Genera Orchidacearum Volume 4 Epidendroideae (Part one); page 496 ff., Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0198507127

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