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H Platanthera cristata (Michx.) Lindl. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 157099) with original publication details: Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl. 291 1835.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Blephariglottis cristata (Michx.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Blephariglottis cristata f. straminea (P.M.Br.) Baumbach & P.M.Br. Synonym L WCSP
Habenaria cristata (Michx.) R.Br. Synonym H WCSP
Orchis cristata Michx. Synonym H WCSP
Platanthera cristata f. straminea P.M.Br. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-157099, and has not been changed.