Basiphyllaea corallicola (Small) Ames (Schedul. Orchid. 7: 1. 1924.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Greater Antilles [ Cuba (native), Hispaniola (native)[], Puerto Rico (native)[], ], Bahamas (native), North America (native),
Common Names: Carter's orchid (Bahamas),
Synonyms: Basiphyllaea angustifolia Schltr. (Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 21: 338. 1925.), Carteria corallicola Small (Torreya 10: 188. 1910.),
Citations:1). Correll, D.S. and H.B. Correll, 1982. Flora of the Bahama Archipelago. J. Cramer, FL-9490 Vaduz, Germany. 1692 pp. 2). León, F., 1946; León, F. and H. Alain, 1951-1957. Flora de Cuba. Habana. 3). Original publication consulted. 4). The C.V. Starr Virtual Herbarium. 2003. Vascular plants type catalog. New York Botanical Garden. Website: 5). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Website:
Last edited 14 May 08