Ligeophila jamesonii Garay

First published in Fl. Ecuador 9(225: 1): 274 (1978)
This species is a synonym of Aspidogyne jamesonii

This name is accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Dueñas Gómez, H.del C. & Fernández-Alonso, J.L. (2007). Sinopsis de la subfamilia Spiranthoideae (Orchidaceae) en Colombia, Parte I. Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales 31: 1-27. [Cited as Ligeophila jamesonii.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Ligeophila jamesonii.]
  • Ormerod, P. (2007). Studies of Neotropical Goodyerinae (Orchidaceae) 2. Harvard Papers in Botany 11: 145-177. [Cited as Ligeophila jamesonii.]

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at and
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