Spiranthes lucida

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Spiranthes lucida


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Orchidoideae
Tribus: Cranichideae
Subtribus: Spiranthinae
Genus: Spiranthes
Species: Spiranthes lucida


Spiranthes lucida (H.H.Eaton) Ames, Orchidaceae 2: 258 (1908)


  • Basionym
    • Neottia lucida H.H.Eaton, Transylvania J. Med. Assoc. Sci. 5: 107 (1832)
  • Heterotypic
    • Neottia plantaginea Raf., Amer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 2: 206 (1818)
    • Spiranthes plantaginea (Raf.) Raf., Herb. Raf.: 44 (1833), nom. illeg.
    • Spiranthes latifolia Torr. ex Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 467 (1840)
    • Spiranthes aestivalis Oakes, Cat. Vermont Pl.: 28 (1842), sensu auct.
    • Neottia aestivalis Oakes ex A.Gray, Manual, ed. 5: 504 (1867), nom. illeg.
    • Gyrostachys latifolia (Torr. ex Lindl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 664 (1891)
    • Gyrostachys plantaginea (Raf.) Britton in N.L.Britton & A.Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S. 1: 470 (1896)
    • Ibidium plantagineum House, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 32: 381 (1905)
    • Triorchis plantagineus (Raf.) Nieuwl., Amer. Midl. Naturalist 3: 122 (1913)


Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Eastern Canada
      • New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Québec.
    • North-Central U.S.A.
      • Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Wisconsin.
    • Northeastern U.S.A.
      • Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Islands, Vermont, West Virginia.
    • Southeastern U.S.A.
      • Alabama, Delaware, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia.

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


Primary references[edit]

  • Ames. O. 1908. New Species and Names of American Orchidaceae. Pp. 258–273 in Ames. O. (ed.), Orchidaceae: illustrations and studies of the family Orchidaceae. Fascicle II. x + 288 pp., Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin. BHL Reference page


Vernacular names[edit]

العربية: لولوبة واضحة
English: Shining lady's tresses

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