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H Polystachya modesta Rchb.f. 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 162932) with original publication details: Flora 50: 114 1867.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dendrorkis shirensis (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Dendrorkis similis (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya duemmeriana Kraenzl. Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya kindtiana De Wild. Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya rigidula Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya shirensis Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Polystachya similis Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-162932, and has not been changed.