Cochleanthes flabelliformis (Sw.) R.E. Schult. & Garay (Bot. Mus. Leafl. 18: 324. 1959.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (native), Hispaniola (native)[], Puerto Rico (native)[], ], North America (Mexico), Mexico (native), South America (native),
Synonyms: Chondrorhyncha flabelliformis (Sw.) Alain (Phytologia 8: 369. 1962.), Epidendrum flabelliforme Sw. (Prodr. 123. 1788.), Koellensteinia graminea sensu Britton & P. Wilson, non (Lindl.) Rchb. f. (Sci. Surv. Porto Rico & Virgin Islands 5: 209. 1924.), Warscewiczella discolor sensu Cogn., non (Lindl.) Rchb. f. (in I. Urban, Symb. Antill. 6: 667. 1910.), Warscewiczella discolor sensu Acuña., non (Lindl.) Rchb. f. (Bol. Estac. Exp. Agron. Santiago de las Vegas 60: 190. 1939 ["1938"].), Warscewiczella flabelliformis (Sw.) Cogn. (in I. Urban, Symb. Antill. 4: 182. 1903.), Zygopetalum cochleare Lindl. (Edwards's Bot. Reg. 22: t. 1857. 1836.), Zygopetalum discolor sensu León, non (Lindl.) Rchb. f. (Fl. Cuba 1: 393. 1946.),
Citations:1). Adams, C.D. 1972. Flowering Plants of Jamaica. University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica. 848 pp. 2). Barker, H.D. and W.S. Dardeau. 1930. La Flore d'Haiti. Port-au-Prince. 456 pp. 3). Britton, N.L. and P. Wilson. 1923-1926. Botany of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands. Scientific Survey of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands. New York Academy of Sciences, New York. 4). Flora of Trinidad and Tobago: This flora was published in many parts with many authors. There is no overall editor. R. O. Williams was author of the first treatment and of many others. 5). León, F., 1946; León, F. and H. Alain, 1951-1957. Flora de Cuba. Habana. 6). The International Plant Names Index (IPNI). 2008. Website: 7). Urban, I. 1898-1928. Symbolae Antillanae, Vol. 1-9. Berlin, Leipzig, Germany. 8). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Website:
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