Taxon profile


Jug Orchid
Platythelys querceticola (Lindl.) Garay

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

Scientific synonyms

Physurus querceticola Lindl.
Erythrodes querceticola (Lindl.) Ames
Physurus commelynifolius Rchb. f.
Patythelys jamaicensis Fawcett & Rendle
Erythrodes jamaicensis (Fawcett & Rendle) Fawcett & Rendle
Physurus sagraeanus A. Rich.
Platythelys sagraeanus (A. Rich.) Garay
Platythelys sagraeana (A. Rich.) Garay
Patythelys sagreanus A. Richard
Platythelys sagreana (A. Richard) Garay

Other names

= Caribbean Jug Orchid

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 Platythelys querceticola (Lindl.) Garay]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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