Pterostylis scabra

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Pterostylis scabra


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 scabra



Pterostylis scabra Lindl., Sketch Veg. Swan R.: 53 (1840)


  • Homotypic
  • Heterotypic
    • Pterostylis constricta O.H.Sarg., J. Western Australia Nat. Hist. Soc. 4: 24 (1907)
    • Pterostylis reflexa var. constricta (O.H.Sarg.) Ewart & Jean White, J. Proc. Roy. Soc. New S. Wales 42: 193 (1908)




Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Australasia
    • Regional: Australia
      • Western Australia.

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

Vernacular names


English: Green-veined shell orchid

For more multimedia, look at Pterostylis scabra on Wikimedia Commons.