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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Spiranthes

ladies'-tresses
lady's tresses

Hierarchical position of the Genus Spiranthes

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
  
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
  
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
  
   Classis  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
  
   Subclassis  Liliidae J.H. Schaffn.
pub. Ohio Naturalist 11: 413. Dec 1911.
  
   SuperOrdo  Lilianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 473. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   Ordo  Orchidales Raf.
pub. Anal. Nat.: 197. Apr-Jul 1815.
  
   Subordo  Orchidineae Rchb.
pub. Deut. Bot. Herb.-Buch: xxxviii. Jul 1841.
  
   Familia  Orchidaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 64. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Orchids
  
   Subtribus  Spiranthinae Lindl. ex Meisn.
pub. Pl. Vasc. Gen.: Tab. Diagn. 385, Comm. 288. 17-20 Aug 1842.
  
   Genus  Spiranthes Rich.
pub. (1817)
common name: ladies'-tresses
  

Named members of the Genus Spiranthes

1
   Species  adnata (Sw.) Benth. ex Fawcett
syn. Pelexia adnata
2
   Species  amabilis Ames
syn. Hapalorchis lineatus
3
   Species  beckii Lindl.
syn. Spiranthes lacera var. gracilis
4
   Species  brevilabris Lindl.
 
5
   Varietas  brevilabris
common name: Texas ladies'-tresses
6
   Varietas  floridana (Wherry) Luer
common name: Florida ladies'-tresses
7
   Species  casei Catling & Cruise
common name: Case's ladies'-tresses
8
   Species  cernua (L.) L.C. Rich.
common name: nodding lady's tresses
  
 
9
   Varietas  incurva Jennings
syn. Spiranthes cernua
10
   Varietas  ochroleuca (Rydb.) Ames
syn. Spiranthes ochroleuca
11
   Varietas  odorata (Nutt.) Correll
syn. Spiranthes odorata
12
   Species  cinnabarina (Llave & Lex.) Hemsl.
common name: scarlet ladies'-tresses
13
   Species  confusa (Garay) Kartesz & Gandhi
common name: confused ladies'-tresses
14
   Species  costaricensis Reichenb. f.
common name: Costa Rican ladies'-tresses
15
   Species  cranichoides (Griseb.) Cogn.
syn. Cyclopogon cranichoides
16
   Species  delitescens Sheviak
common name: delighteful ladies'-tresses
17
   Species  diluvialis Sheviak
common name: diluvim ladies'-tresses
18
   Species  durangensis Ames & C. Schweinf.
syn. Spiranthes confusa
19
   Species  elata (Sw.) L.C. Rich.
syn. Cyclopogon elatus
20
   Species  fawcettii Cogn.
syn. Hapalorchis lineatus
21
   Species  gracilis (Bigelow) Beck
 
22
   Varietas  brevilabris (Lindl.) Correll
syn. Spiranthes brevilabris var. brevilabris
23
   Varietas  floridana (Wherry) Correll
syn. Spiranthes brevilabris var. floridana
24
   Species  graminea Lindl.
common name: Canelo ladies'-tresses
25
   Species  grayi Ames
syn. Spiranthes tuberosa
26
   Species  infernalis Sheviak
common name: Ash Meadows ladies'-tresses
27
   Species  lacera (Raf.) Raf.
 
28
   Varietas  gracilis (Bigelow) Luer
common name: northern slender ladies'-tresses
29
   Varietas  lacera
common name: northern slender ladies'-tresses
30
   Species  laciniata (Small) Ames
common name: lacelip ladies'-tresses
31
   Species  lanceolata (Aubl.) L´┐Żon
 
32
   Varietas  paludicola Luer
syn. Stenorrhynchos lanceolatum var. paludicola
33
   Species  lineata Lindl.
syn. Hapalorchis lineatus
34
   Species  longilabris Lindl.
common name: giantspiral ladies'-tresses
35
   Species  lucayana (Britt.) Cogn.
syn. Mesadenus polyanthus
36
   Species  lucida (H.H. Eat.) Ames
common name: shining ladies'-tresses
37
   Species  magnicamporum Sheviak
common name: Great Plains ladies'-tresses
38
   Species  michuacana (Llave & Lex.) Hemsl.
syn. Stenorrhynchos michuacanus
39
   Species  ochroleuca (Rydb.) Rydb.
common name: yellow nodding ladies'-tresses
40
   Species  odorata (Nutt.) Lindl.
common name: marsh ladies'-tresses, fragrant lady's tresses
  
41
   Species  orchioides (Sw.) A. Rich.
syn. Stenorrhynchos lanceolatum var. lanceolatum
42
   Species  ovalis Lindl.
 
43
   Varietas  erostellata Catling
common name: October ladies'-tresses
44
   Varietas  ovalis
common name: October ladies'-tresses
45
   Species  parasitica A. Rich. & Gal.
common name: parasitic ladies'-tresses
46
   Species  parksii Correll
common name: Navasota ladies'-tresses
47
   Species  polyantha Reichenb. f.
syn. Mesadenus polyanthus
48
   Species  porrifolia Lindl.
common name: creamy ladies'-tresses
49
   Species  praecox (Walt.) S. Wats.
common name: greenvein ladies'-tresses
50
   Species  romanzoffiana Cham.
common name: lady's tresses
  
 
51
   Varietas  diluvialis (Sheviak) Welsh
syn. Spiranthes diluvialis
52
   Varietas  porrifolia (Lindl.) Ames & Correll
syn. Spiranthes porrifolia
53
   Species  speciosa (Jacq.) A. Rich.
syn. Stenorrhynchos speciosus
54
   Species  stricta Rydb.
syn. Spiranthes romanzoffiana
55
   Species  torta (Thunb.) Garay & Sweet
common name: southern ladies'-tresses
56
   Species  tortilis (Sw.) L.C. Rich.
syn. Spiranthes torta
57
   Species  tuberosa Raf.
 
58
   Varietas  grayi (Ames) Fern.
syn. Spiranthes tuberosa
59
   Species  unalascensis Spreng.
syn. Piperia unalascensis
60
   Species  vernalis Engelm. & Gray
common name: spring ladies'-tresses
61
   Species  x intermedia Ames
62
   Species  x simpsonii Catling & Sheviak
63
   Species  x steigeri Correll
syn. Spiranthes ochroleuca

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.

 

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

 

Last reviewed November 01, 2004   

 

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