Dryadella obrieniana (Rolfe) Luer

First published in Selbyana 2: 209 (1978)
This name is a synonym of Dryadella aviceps

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Luer, C.A. (2005). Icones Pleurothallidinarum XXVII. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 103: 1-311. Missouri Botanical Garden. [Cited as Dryadella aviceps.]

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

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Dryadella obrieniana.]
  • de Fraga, C.N. & Peixoto, A.L. (2004). Florística e ecologia das Orchidaceae das restingas do estado do Espírito Santo. Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 55: 5-20. [Cited as Dryadella obrieniana.]

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 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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