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H Spiranthes torta (Thunb.) Garay & H.R.Sweet is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 194556) with original publication details: Fl. Lesser Antilles Orchid.: 77 1974.

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 apiculata (Lindl.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Ibidium quinquelobatum (Poir.) Acuña Synonym H WCSP
Ibidium tortile House Synonym M TRO
Ibidium tortilis (Sw.) House Synonym H WCSP
Neottia quadridentata Willd. Synonym H WCSP
Neottia tortilis Sw. Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys peruviana Aubl. Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys quinquelobata Poir. Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys torta Thunb. Synonym H WCSP
Satyrium spirale Sw. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes amesiana Schltr. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes apiculata Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes laxiflora Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes quadridentata (Willd.) Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes quinquelobata (Poir.) Urb. Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes swartzii E.H.L.Krause Synonym H WCSP
Spiranthes tortilis (Sw.) Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Triorchos spiralis (Sw.) House [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-194556.

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