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H Oncidium altissimum (Jacq.) Sw. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 139116) with original publication details: Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Nya Handl. 21: 240 1800.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cymbidium altissimum (Jacq.) Sw. Synonym H WCSP
Epidendrum altissimum Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Oncidium forkelii Scheidw. Synonym H WCSP
Xeilyathum altissimum (Jacq.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-139116, and has not been changed.