Dendrophylax porrectus

Species:Dendrophylax porrectus (Rchb.f.)Carlsward & Whitten
Plant Notes:DNA works indicates Harrisella is part of the leafless genus Dendrophylax (Carlsward et al. 2003; Molgo et al. 2016).
Status:Native, Threatened-State
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Dendrophylax
Species Dendrophylax porrectus (Rchb.f.)Carlsward & Whitten - NEEDLEROOT AIRPLANT ORCHID; THREADROOT ORCHID


Citation DENDROPHYLAX PORRECTUS (Reichenbach f.) Carlsward & Whitten, Int. J. Pl. Sci. 164: 51. 2003.
Basionym: Aeranthus porrectus Reichenbach f. 1865.
Type: CUBA: Without data, Wright 3302 (holotype: W; isotype: K).

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Citrus FLAS  
Collier USF  
DeSoto USF  
Glades USF  
Hernando USF  
Highlands FLAS  
Hillsborough USF  
Lee USF  
Manatee USF  
Miami-Dade FNPS  
Monroe Mainland FNPS  
Orange USF  
Osceola FLAS  
Palm Beach FLAS  
Pasco USF  
Pinellas USF  
Polk USF  
Sarasota USF  
Sumter FLAS  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Aeranthus porrectus Aeranthus porrectus Reichenbach f., Flora 48: 279. 1865. TYPE: CUBA: Without data, Wright 3302 (holotype: W; isotype: K).
Campylocentrum porrectum Campylocentrum porrectum (Reichenbach f.) Rolfe, Orchid Rev. 11: 247. 1903.BASONYM: Aeranthus porrectus Reichenbach f. 1865. 
Harrisella amesiana Harrisella amesiana Cogniaux, in Urban, Symb. Antill. 6: 667. 1910. TYPE: FLORIDA: Manatee Co.: Oneco, Jun 1904, Eaton s.n. (holotype: Ames, Orchidaceae 1: t. 4. 1905).
Harrisella porrecta Harrisella porrecta (Reichenbach f.) Fawcett & Rendle, J. Bot. 47: 266. 1909.BASIONYM: Aeranthus porrectus Reichenbach f. 1865. 
Harrisella uniflora Harrisella uniflora H. Dietrich, Orchidee (Hamburg) 33: 18. 1982. TYPE: CUBA: Granma: Bartolome Maso, Sierra Maestra en la Loma de la Sabina, s.d., Bisse et al. 40577 (holotype: HAJB; isotype: JE).