Taxon profile


Longclaw Orchid
Eltroplectris calcarata (Sw.) Garay & H.R. Sweet

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Orchidaceae - orchids »  genus Eltroplectris - eltroplectris

Scientific synonyms

Eltroplectris acuminata Raf. nom. illeg.
Pelexia setacea Lindl.
Centrogenium setaceum (Lindl.) Schlechter

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Eltroplectris calcarata (Sw.) Garay & H.R. Sweet]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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