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H Cattleya forbesii Lindl. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 35915) with original publication details: Coll. Bot. t. 37 1826.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cattleya forbesii f. aurea A.Seidel ex Roeth Synonym L WCSP
Cattleya forbesii var. viridiflora Horta Synonym L WCSP
Cattleya fulva Beer Synonym H WCSP
Cattleya isopetala Beer Synonym H WCSP
Cattleya pauper (Vell.) Stellfeld Synonym H WCSP
Cattleya vestalis Hoffmanns. Synonym H WCSP
Epidendrum forbesii (Lindl.) Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Epidendrum pauper Vell. Synonym H WCSP
Maelenia paradoxa Dumort. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-35915, and has not been changed.