Monotropa hypopitys L.

, Sp. Pl. 1: 387 (1753).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:163883-2
Publication
Species Plantarum
Collation
1: 387
Date of Publication
1 May 1753
Family as entered in IPNI
Ericaceae

Type Information

Locality
Habitat in Sueciae, Germaniae, Angliae, Canadae sylvis.
Type Herbaria
lectotype UPS (Herb. Burser III: 156)
Chosen By
Wallace Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 66: 20. 1995

Remarks

Etymology: hypo, under; pitys, pine (this species is often found under pine trees). L. referred to Orobanche quae Hypopithys ... Bauh. pin. 88. and Orobanche Hypopithys lutea. Mentz. pug. 3. f. 5. and spelled the epithet as Hypopithys (correctable to hypopitys; vide The Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project).

Links

Nomenclatural link
Hypopitys hypopitys Small, Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 4: 137 (1894).