Pterostylis aphylla

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Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Orchidoideae
Tribus: Cranichideae
Subtribus: Pterostylidinae
Genus: Pterostylis
Species: Pterostylis aphylla



Pterostylis aphylla Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 392 (1840)


  • Homotypic
    • Pterostylis parviflora var. aphylla (Lindl.) Ewart & Jean White, Proc. Roy. Soc. Victoria, n.s., 24: 71 (1911)
    • Speculantha aphylla (Lindl.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem., Austral. Orchid Res. 4: 82 (2002)




Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Australasia
    • Regional: Australasia
      • Tasmania, Victoria.

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

Vernacular names


English: Leafless greenhood

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