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H Himantoglossum caprinum (M.Bieb.) Spreng. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 99268) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 3: 694 1826.

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
Aceras caprinum (M.Bieb.) Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Aceras hircina var. caprina (M.Bieb.) Rchb.f. Synonym L WCSP
Himantoglossum caprinum (Biebl) C. Koch Synonym M TRO
Himantoglossum caprinum subsp. robustissimum Kreutz Synonym L WCSP
Himantoglossum caprinum subsp. rumelicum H.Baumann & R.Lorenz Synonym L WCSP
Himantoglossum hircinum var. caprinum (M.Bieb.) W.Zimm. Synonym L WCSP
Himantoglossum hircinum subsp. caprinum (M.Bieb.) K.Richt. Synonym L WCSP
Loroglossum caprinum (M.Bieb.) Beck Synonym H WCSP
Loroglossum caprinum (Biebl) Rouy Synonym M TRO
Loroglossum hircinum var. caprinum (M.Bieb.) Gallé Synonym L WCSP
Loroglossum hircinum subsp. caprinum (M.Bieb.) E.G.Camus Synonym L WCSP
Orchis caprina M.Bieb. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-99268, and has not been changed.