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L Ophrys sphegodes subsp. spruneri (Nyman) E.Nelson is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Ophrys sphegodes Mill. in the genus Ophrys (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 345030) with original publication details: Gestaltw. Artb. Orchid. Eur. Mittelmeerl. 183 1962.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Ophrys delphica H.Fleischm. ex Hayek Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys ferrum-equinum var. aeginensis Rchb.f. Synonym L WCSP
Ophrys ferrum-equinum subsp. spruneri (Nyman) E.G.Camus Synonym L WCSP
Ophrys galactostictos Heldr. & Sart. ex Boiss. Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys grigoriana G.Kretzschmar & H.Kretzschmar Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys hiulca Spruner ex Rchb.f. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys sphaciotica H.Fleischm. Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys spruneri Nyman Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys spruneri f. galactostictos (Heldr. & Sart. ex Boiss.) Soó Synonym L WCSP
Ophrys spruneri subsp. grigoriana (G.Kretzschmar & H.Kretzschmar) H.Kretzschmar Synonym L WCSP

The species Ophrys sphegodes Mill. has a further 102 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-345030, and has not been changed.