Corallorhiza wisteriana

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Corallorhiza wisteriana


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Calypsoeae
Genus: Corallorhiza
Species: Corallorhiza wisteriana


Corallorhiza wisteriana Conrad, J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 6: 145 (1829)


  • Heterotypic
    • Corallorhiza punctata A.Rich. & Galeotti, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., III, 3: 19 (1845)
    • Neottia punctata (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 674 (1891)
    • Corallorhiza elliptica Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 36(2): 410 (1918)
    • Corallorhiza fimbriata Schltr., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 21: 339 (1925)
    • Corallorhiza hortensis Suksd., Werdenda 1: 18 (1927)
    • Corallorhiza wisteriana f. albolabia P.M.Br., N. Amer. Native Orchid J. 1: 9 (1995)
    • Corallorhiza wisteriana f. cooperi P.M.Br., N. Amer. Native Orchid J. 10: 22 (2004 publ. 2005)


Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:

  • Continental: Northern America 
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest.
    • Regional: North-Central U.S.A.
      • Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota.
    • Regional: Northeastern U.S.A.
      • Indiana, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia.
    • Regional: Northwestern U.S.A.
      • Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming.
    • Regional: South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas.
    • Regional: Southeastern U.S.A.
      • Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia.
    • Regional: Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona, Utah.

References: Brummitt, R.K. (2001) TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Wistrer's coral root
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