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Orchidaceae Cleistes × ochlockoneensis P.M.Br.

N. Amer. Native Orchid J. 10: 22 (25; fig. 2). 2005 [dt. 2004; issued 31 Jul 2005]

Nomenclatural Notes:

nom. inval. nom. subnud. Validating diagnosis lacking. P. M. Brown provided: "Hybrid e Cleistes divaricata et Cleistes bifaria; floribus et columinus intermedius" (= Hybrid between Cleistes divaricata et Cleistes bifaria; flowers and column intermediate). He did not provide descriptive information for the flowers and column (see Vienna Code Art. 32.3 Ex. 6).


Wakulla County (Florida, Southeastern U.S.A., Northern America)

Hybrid Parentage:

(Cleistes divaricata (L.) Ames × Cleistes bifaria (Fernald) Catling & Gregg)

Type Information


Ochlocknee River State Park


hybridparent:Orchidaceae Cleistes divaricata (L.) Ames Orchidaceae (Ames) 7: 21, pl. 108. 1922

hybridparent:Orchidaceae Cleistes bifaria (Fernald) Catling & Gregg Lindleyana 7(2): 65 (1992):.

Remarks: P. M. Brown mentioned the following as "Holotype": Ochlockonee River State Park Herbarium, Sopchoppy, Fla.; photogr., North American Native Orchid Journal 10: 25. Fig. 2. 2004." Etymology: "The new hybrid is named in honor of Ochlockonee River State Park"

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