Bletia

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Contains 3 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ORCHIDACEAE
Common Name:BLETIA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ASPARAGALES
FamilyORCHIDACEAE
Genus Bletia

Citation

Citation BLETIA Ruiz Lopez & Pavon, Prodr. Fl. Peruv. 119. 1794.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Bletia catenulata Ruiz Lopez & Pavon Lectotypified by Britton & Millspaugh, Bahama Fl. 96. 1920.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Bletia florida SLENDER PINEPINK
Bletia patula FLOR DE PASMO
Bletia purpurea PINEPINK

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Bletiana Bletiana Rafinesque, Amer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 2: 268. 1818. TYPE: = Bletia Ruiz Lopez & Pavon 1794.
Thiebautia Thiebautia Colla, Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 3: 161, t. 4. 1824. TYPE: Thiebautia nervosa Colla 1824, nom. illegit. (Limodorum purpureum Lamarck 1791)