The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Spiranthes lacera var. gracilis (Bigelow) Luer is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Spiranthes lacera (Raf.) Raf. in the genus Spiranthes (family Orchidaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 194350) with original publication details: Native Orchids U.S. & Canada excluding Florida 112 1975.

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


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Gyrostachys beckii (Lindl.) B.C.Stone Synonym H WCSP
Gyrostachys gracilis (Bigelow) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Ibidium beckii (Lindl.) House Synonym H WCSP
Ibidium gracile (Bigelow) House Synonym H WCSP
Neottia gracilis Bigelow Synonym H WCSP
Neottia tortilis Pursh Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes beckii Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes gracilis (Bigelow) L.C.Beck Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes gracilis (Bigelow) Beck Synonym M TRO
Triorchos beckii (Lindl.) House Synonym H WCSP
Triorchos gracilis (Bigelow) Nieuwl. Synonym H WCSP

The species Spiranthes lacera (Raf.) Raf. has a further 2 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-194350.

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