Paphiopedilum × nitens Z.J.Liu, O.Gruss & L.J.Chen

, Orchidee (Hamburg) 62(4): 277 (-279; figs.) (2011), nom. illeg.
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Die Orchidee. Hamburg-Othmarschen & Hamburg
62(4): 277 (-279; figs.)
Date of Publication
1 Aug 2011
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
Z.J.Liu 5227
Wuliang Shan, JInggu, 1600 m
Collection Date
23 Jan 2011
Type Herbaria
holotype NOCC
Distribution Of Types
Yunnan (China South-Central, China, Asia-Temperate)

Nomenclatural Notes

Status: nom. illeg. later homonym


Published as the name of a new taxon with the same hybrid parentage as Cypripedium × nitens Rchb.f. but a different type (see Art. H.4, Vienna Code)


Later homonym of
Paphiopedilum × nitens (Rchb.f.) Stein, Orchid.-Buch 478 (1892).
Hybrid Parent
Paphiopedilum insigne (Wall. ex Lindl.) Pfitzer, Jahrb. Wiss. Bot. 19: 159 (1888).
Hybrid Parent
Paphiopedilum villosum Pfitzer, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19(1): 41 (1894).