Taxon profile


Greater Yellowspike Orchid
Polystachya concreta (Jacq.) Garay & Sweet

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Orchidaceae - orchids »  genus Polystachya - yellowspike orchid

Scientific synonyms

Polystachia concreta (Jacq.) Garay & Sweet
Polystachya extinctoria Reichenb. f.
Polystachya flavescens (Lindl.) J.J. Sm.
Polystachya luteola (Sw.) Hook.
Polystachya minuta (Aubl.) Britt.


Polystachya concreta - Greater Yellowspike Orchid

Author: A. & K. Petrželka

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 Polystachya concreta (Jacq.) Garay & H.R. Sweet]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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