Taxon profile


crested coralroot
Hexalectris Raf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Orchidaceae - orchids »  subtribus Bletiinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Hexalectris arizonica (S.Watson) A.H.Kenn. & L.E.Watson
species Hexalectris brevicaulis L.O.Williams
species Hexalectris colemanii (Catling) A.H.Kenn. & L.E.Watson
species Hexalectris fallax M.I.Rodr. & R.González
species Hexalectris grandiflora (A. Rich. & Gal.) L.O. Williams - Largeflower Crested Coralroot
species Hexalectris nitida L.O. Williams - Glass Mountain Crested Coralroot
species Hexalectris parviflora L.O.Williams
species Hexalectris revoluta Correll - Chisos Mountain Crested Coralroot
species Hexalectris spicata (Walt.) Barnh. - Spiked Crested Coralroot
species Hexalectris warnockii Ames & Correll - Texas Crested Coralroot

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1075404]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Hexalectris Rafinesque, 1825]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Hexalectris Raf.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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