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H Gymnadenia nigra (L.) Rchb.f. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 93705) with original publication details: Bonplandia (Hannover) 4: 321 1856.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Gymnadenia nigra (R. Br.) Wettst. Synonym M TRO
Gymnadenia nigra var. longibracteata (Beck) Wettst. Synonym L WCSP
× Gymnigritella brachystachya (A.Kern.) E.G.Camus Synonym H WCSP
Gymnigritella brachystachya (A. Kern.) Camus Synonym M TRO
× Gymnigritella megastachya (A.Kern.) E.G.Camus Synonym H WCSP
Habenaria nigra (L.) R.Br. Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella angustifolia Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella angustifolia f. longibracteata Beck Synonym L WCSP
Nigritella brachystachya A.Kern. Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella fragrans Saut. ex Rchb. Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella hybrida Schur Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella megastachya A.Kern. Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella nigra (L.) Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Nigritella nigra (L.) Rchb. Synonym M TRO
Nigritella nigra f. longibracteata (Beck) Soó Synonym L WCSP
Nigritella suaveolens W.D.J.Koch Synonym H WCSP
Orchis atropurpurea Tausch Synonym H WCSP
Orchis moritziana Brügger Synonym H WCSP
Orchis nigra (L.) Scop. Synonym H WCSP
Orchis reichenbachii Mutel Synonym H WCSP
Orchis variegata Schrank [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Satyrium nigrum L. Synonym H WCSP
Sieberia nigra (L.) Spreng. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-93705.

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