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 Vernacular names
APG III Classification: DomainEukaryota • (unranked)Archaeplastida • RegnumPlantae • Cladusangiosperms • Cladusmonocots • OrdoAsparagales • FamiliaOrchidaceae • SubfamiliaEpidendroideae • TribusNeottieae • Genus: Cephalanthera Rich. (1818)

Genus Cephalanthera Rich. (1818)[edit]

20 Species[edit]

Included species (for Kew Gardens 'World Checklist'):

Type species Cephalanthera damasonium (Mill.) Druce (1906)

Further species

6 Nothospecies[edit]

Further nothospecies


Green open book 1.png Description of taxon

  • Richard, L.C.M. (1817) De Orchideis Europaeis Annotationes 21, 29, 38. Preprinted from Mem. Mus. Hist. Nat. 4: 28-82, pl. 10-12. (1818)

Bookshelf icon (red and green).png Selected Bibliography

  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.W. & Rasmussen, F.N. (Eds) (2006) Genera Orchidacearum Volume 4 Epidendroideae (Part one); page 496 ff., Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0198507127

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