Platanthera ciliaris

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Platanthera ciliaris


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: Platanthera
Species: Platanthera ciliaris


Platanthera ciliaris (L.) Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 292 (1835).


  • Basionym
    • Orchis ciliaris L., Sp. Pl.: 939 (1753).
  • Homotypic
    • Habenaria ciliaris (L.) R.Br. in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 194 (1813).
    • Blephariglottis ciliaris (L.) Rydb. in N.L.Britton, Man. Fl. N. States: 296 (1901).
  • Heterotypic
    • Blephariglottis flaviflora Raf., Fl. Tellur. 2: 39 (1837).
    • Habenaria ciliaris var. alba (Michx.) Morong, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 20: 38 (1893).


Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Eastern Canada
      • Ontario.
    • North-Central U.S.A.
      • Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin.
    • Northeastern U.S.A.
      • Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Islands, West Virginia.
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • Texas.
    • Southeastern U.S.A.
      • Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia.

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


Primary references[edit]

  • Lindley, J. 1835. The Genera and Species of Orchidaceous Plants 292.


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Yellow fringed orchid

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