Anacamptis pyramidalis (L.) Rich.

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, pp 705 - 708 in: Order out of Chaos, Order out of Chaos: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types, London: The Linnean Society of London, pp. 705-708: 707

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Anacamptis pyramidalis (L.) Rich.


Orchis pyramidata Linnaeus,  Amoenitates Academicae 4: 492. 1759, orth. var.

RCN: 6810.

Lectotype (Al-Eisawi in Kew Bull. 41: 389. 1986): Herb. Linn. No. 1054.17 (LINN).

Current name: Anacamptis pyramidalis (L.) Rich.  LSID  ( Orchidaceae  LSID  ).

N ote: As noted by Steam (in Geck & Pressler, Festschr. Claus Nissen: 632. 1974), this is an orthographic error for O. pyramidalis  L. (1753).