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H Cypripedium acaule Aiton is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 53870) with original publication details: Hort. Kew. 3: 303 1789.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Calceolus hirsutus (Mill.) Nieuwl. Synonym H WCSP
Cypripedium acaule f. acaule Synonym L TRO
Cypripedium acaule f. albiflora E.L.Rand & Redfield Synonym L WCSP
Cypripedium acaule f. biflorum P.M.Br. Synonym L WCSP
Cypripedium acaule f. lancifolia House Synonym L WCSP
Cypripedium hirsutum Mill. Synonym H WCSP
Cypripedium humile Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Fissipes acaulis (Aiton) Small Synonym H WCSP
Fissipes acaulis f. lancifolia House Synonym L WCSP
Fissipes hirsuta (Mill.) Farw. Synonym H WCSP
Fissipes hirsuta f. albiflora (E.L.Rand & Redfield) Farw. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-53870.

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