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H Polystachya alpina Lindl. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 162675) with original publication details: J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 6: 131 1862.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dendrorchis alpina (Lindl.) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Dendrorkis alpina (Lindl.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya preussii Kraenzl. Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya talbotii Rolfe Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya winkleri Schltr. Synonym H WCSP
Unguiculabia alpina (Lindl.) Szlach. & Mytnik Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-162675, and has not been changed.