Cynorkis fastigiata var. triphylla

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Cynorkis fastigiata var. triphylla


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Orchidoideae
Tribus: Orchideae
Subtribus: Orchidinae
Genus: Cynorkis
Species: Cynorkis fastigiata
Varietas: Cynorkis fastigiata var. triphylla



Cynorkis fastigiata var. triphylla (Thouars) S.Moore in J.G.Baker, Fl. Mauritius: 337 (1877)


  • Basionym
    • Cynorkis triphylla Thouars, Hist. Orchid.: t. 14 (1822)
  • Heterotypic
    • Cynorkis triphyllocynis Thouars, Hist. Orchid.: t. 14 (1822)
    • Orchis triphylla (Lindl.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 3: 687 (1826)
    • Gymnadenia triphylla (Lindl.) A.Rich., Mém. Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris 4: 24 (1828)


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Western Indian Ocean
      • Mauritius, Madagascar.

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



Primary references

  • Moore, S. 1877. Flora of Mauritius and the Seychelles: a description of the flowering plants and ferns of those islands. 371.

Vernacular names

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