Maxillaria parahybunensis Cogn.

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(6): 64 (1904)
This name is a synonym of Maxillaria ferdinandiana

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Koehler, S., Singer, R.B. & Amaral, M.C.E. (2012). Taxonomic revision of the neotropical genus Christensonella (Maxillariinae, Orchidaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 168: 449-472. [Cited as Christensonella ferdinandiana.]

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

  • Christenson, E.A., Harding, P.A., McIllmurray, M. & Blanco, M. (2013). Maxillaria An Unfinished Monograph 1-2: 1-936. Patricia Ann Harding for Robert Christenson, Lebanon, OR. [Cited as Maxillaria parahybunensis.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Maxillaria parahybunensis.]

Other Data

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