Thelymitra merraniae

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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: Diurideae
Subtribus: Thelymitrinae
Genus: Thelymitra
Species: Thelymitra merraniae


Thelymitra merraniae Nicholls, Vict. Naturalist 46: 139 (1929)


  • Homotypic
    • Thelymitra ixioides f. merraniae (Nicholls) Nicholls, Orchids Australia 1: t. 7 (1951)


Native distribution areas:
  • Australasia
    • Australia
      • New South Wales, South Australia, Victoria.

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


Primary references[edit]

  • Nicholls, W.H. 1929. Victorian Naturalist; Journal and Magazine of the Field naturalist's Club of Victoria 46: 139.

Additional references[edit]

  • St George, I. (2008) The New Zealand Orchis, The editor's annual list: 2008. The New Zealand Native Orchids 110: 8–19.


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Merran's sun orchid