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H Odontochilus tortus King & Pantl. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Odontochilus (family Orchidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 137539) with original publication details: J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 65: 125 1896.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Anoectochilus densiflorus Mansf. Synonym H WCSP
Anoectochilus repens (Downie) Seidenf. & Smitinand Synonym H WCSP
Anoectochilus tortus (King & Pantl.) King & Pantl. Synonym H WCSP
Odontochilus densiflorus (Mansf.) Tang & F.T.Wang ex Merr. & Metcalf Synonym H WCSP
Odontochilus repens Downie Synonym H WCSP
Pristiglottis torta (King & Pantl.) Aver. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-137539, and has not been changed.